Environment | The Nation


Climate Change Is a People’s Shock

What if, instead of accepting a future of climate catastrophe and private profits, we decide to change everything?

by Naomi Klein

Changing the path corporations and the 1 percent have set for our planet is going to take more than a march. It’s going to take a struggle.
Posted Sep 24 2014 - 3:27pm
Hundreds of thousands of people flooded the streets of New York and cities around the world on Sunday, but the fight for climate justice is only beginning.
Posted Sep 21 2014 - 7:41pm
Recent militant action in Canada is leading a global movement to protect frontier resources.
Posted Sep 10 2014 - 2:00pm


News and Features

Hear from some of the activists who made up the massive crowd at the largest environmental justice demonstration in history. 

Oil rig

Just five years ago, experts were predicting an imminent peak and decline in global oil production. Instead, we’re in the middle of a historic boom. What happened?

Bill Gates

Its vast holdings in the fossil fuel and arms industries subvert the foundation’s battle against disease and poverty.

Not if activists succeed in making the genetic modification of food politically unsustainable.

Natural Gas Fracking

Wishful thinking and corporate greed are leading us down the wrong path to solving our climate crisis.