News and Features
Despite a slick PR campaign hyping its promise, the nuclear industry isn't going anywhere. It's too costly and won't save us from global warming.
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.
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.
Twelve authors on war and peace, dissent, the environment and the empowerment of the poor provide inspiration to transform the world in 2008.
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