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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

At the People’s Climate March in New York City on September 21, there’s a world to march for.

The dream of an environmental president seems to be fading away.

What to make of change on an overheating planet.

Four decades ago, he spoke out bravely against the Vietnam War. Will he show the same courage today, in helping to end the fossil-fuel era?

Why climate change won’t wait for the president.

Climate-change deniers are on the ropes—but so is the planet.

A planet connected by wild weather.

How we subsidize energy giants to wreck the planet, and what we can do about it.

The last days of winter and the first days of spring have seen hundreds of record-breaking high temperatures. Worry.