All Articles on Climate

Rep. Frank Pallone (D-N.J.) News
'Extremely Disappointing': New Analysis Offers Scathing Critique of Top Democrat's CLEAN Future Act
"This framework should really be called the Dirty Future Act. In every way possible, Pallone's proposal fails to address the climate crisis."
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Last May, the United Steelworkers union noted that the newly merged DowDupont was paying its CEO 249 times more than the company’s median worker. (Photo: Shutterstock) Views
Trump’s EPA Is a Huge Cancer Risk
Industry-friendly regulators are letting chemical companies flood the country with toxins. It should be a scandal.
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March for a Clean Energy Revolution in Philadelphia News
New Program Set to Fight for 'Electricity Future That Works for People and the Planet'
The new effort will focus on utilities' monopolies and reliance on fossil fuels.
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 The BMJ last week announced its fossil fuel divestment campaign. News
'Investing in Humanity': British Medical Journal Praised for New Fossil Fuel Divestment Campaign
The journal rolled out a "stellar set of ambitions," said climate group Divest Parliament.
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Wet markets are an established and ingrained part of Chinese community and culture, and thus it is no surprise that diseases are now jumping from animals to humans and humans to humans. (Photo by Edward Wong/South China Morning Post via Getty Images) Views
What Barry Commoner's Four Principles of Ecology Has to Do With China's Coronavirus
"The present system of production is self-destructive; the present course of human civilization is suicidal."
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Climate change, after all, looks to be nature’s slo-mo version of nuclear war. (Photo: David Gray/Getty Images) Views
For the Fate of Planet Earth, Please See Page 5
Are we all Australians yet?
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Four #NoCoalNoGas campaign activists block a coal train near Worcester, Massachusetts on Dec. 7. (Twitter/Jay O’Hara) Views
Blocking Trains and Removing Coal, Climate Activists Fight to Close One of New England’s Largest Power Plants
By escalating from symbolic actions to obstruction, the #NoCoalNoGas campaign is mounting a serious challenge to the fossil fuel industry with a growing network of climate activists.
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Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg attends a session at the Congres center during the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos, on January 21, 2020. Views
Greta Thunberg Needs No Defense: Why We Must Keep Climate Striking
While President Trump dismissed Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg and scientists as "perennial prophets of doom " at the World World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, climate strikers in drought-stricken southeast Australia were posting photos on Twitter of Biblical rounds of dust and...
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A youth holds a placard as she participates in a climate strike to protest against governmental inaction towards climate breakdown and environmental pollution, part of demonstrations being held worldwide in a movement dubbed "Fridays for Future" in Hyderabad on September 20, 2019. (Photo: Noah Seelam/AFP/Getty Images) Views
Forty Years After "Baby Beluga," Here's Why I'm Enlisting in War World III to Defeat the Climate Crisis
Four decades after release of iconic children's song—and as we run out of time to respond to the existential climate emergency our world faces—I've run out of patience. We have just ten years to secure the future.
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Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, Luisa Neubauer, Isabelle Axelsson, and Vanessa Nakate take part in a "Friday for future" youth demonstration in a street of Davos on January 24, 2020 News
'We Have So Much More to Do,' Youth Climate Activists Declare as Global Elite Close Out Davos Forum
"It is time to get out of our comfort zones."
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