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Bill McKibben

Author Bios

Bill McKibben

Bill McKibben is the author of a dozen books, most recently The Bill McKibben Reader, an essay collection. A scholar in residence at Middlebury College, he is co-founder of 350.org, the largest global grassroots organizing campaign on climate change.


News and Features

Will Obama stand up to big energy in deeds as well as words?

An anatomy of how climate deniers have succeeded in submarining climate science.

Why all the normal political calculations are likely to prove disastrous in Copenhagen.

In Our Choice, Al Gore explains what must be done. But is there the political will to do it?

From soul to hip-hop: the new environmental movement has a street beat.

Hyper-individualism has damaged society, the planet and our private lives. We need a politics that calls us to work together.

Atmospheric CO2 has spiked to 385 parts per million. Roll that back to 350 and we may still live and thrive.

The New Deal brought with it programs that served not only the good of the people and the economy but also the environment. We need that now more than ever.