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The era of cheap, plentiful oil is just about over. Now what?
Hard hit by rising costs and the threat of losing their rigs, truckers are staging protests, calling for a bailout and lower fuel prices. What if the rest of us joined them?
Not everyone considers access to water to be a human right. A global water justice movement is changing that notion.
Labor leaders and environmentalists meet to explore how to make green jobs good jobs for American workers.
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.
Together, unions can force the government to take on the issue of green-collar jobs.
As struggling dairy farmers seek profits by responding to rising consumer demand for raw milk, regulators are taking a hard line.
The history of banana cultivation is rife with labor and environmental abuse, corporate skulduggery and genetic experiments gone awry.
They're reaping the profits, we're paying the price.
South Africa's growth rate is outstripping its ability to generate electricity. There's a message here for us.