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Robert S. Eshelman

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Robert S. Eshelman

Robert S. Eshelman is an independent journalist. His articles have appeared in Abu Dhabi's the National, In These Times and on TomDispatch.com.


News and Features

The mayor's budget plan would close libraries. The people say, Think again.

Knocking on doors for Obama, a native son discovers how things have changed.

As leaders of the G-8 Summit played power politics at an opulent resort, protesters displayed a people's power, in demonstrations and at an alternative summit.


Every cloud has a silver lining -- except in Copenhagen.
 A look back at the first week at COP15 and a foreshadowing of what might lie ahead.
Beginning today, protests in the streets of Copenhagen will add another dynamic to the COP15 drama.
A round-up of articles and blogs about the hacked emails and the climate change deniers who love them.
The Ambassador on his delegation’s position at COP15, how negotiations are proceeding, and the importance of respect for the planet.
Amidst a scandal over a leaked Danish negotiating text, pressure is growing on E.
As the first day of COP15 winds to a close, alternative summit provides a place for movement building.
Obama Administration is poised to provide an Exxon-led consortium with a $3 billion loan while remain uncommitted to financing climate...