If a metaphorical wall of trees gets built as grassroots activists envision, it could help save the continent from hunger, poverty and climate change.
Thanks to the antidemocratic "supercommittee," the legislation singularly responsible for shaping our food system is being written behind closed doors.
It’s not hard to understand how environmental quality and economic inequality came to be joined at the hip.
While right-wingers froth over the Solyndra mess, a scandal with far higher stakes is being swept under the rug.
As the Koch brothers continue their war against environmental regulations, their factories are causing fatal health problems for local residents.
The Chamber of Commerce and its Republican allies have launched “the Contract With America on steroids.”
Obama doesn’t have much time left to convince environmental activists that he’s worth their sweat and sacrifices in the next election.
Civil disobedience is a transformation of consciousness, a sudden revelation that something new must be done.It is the knowledge that there are two options: disrupt and change the system or lose by remaining silent.
Bill McKibben and Chris Hayes discuss why it's essential for President Obama to block the construction of the Keystone pipeline.
Ongoing nonviolent protests in front of the White House are urging President Obama to stop a prospective 1,700-mile-long tar-sands pipeline from Canada to the Gulf of Mexico.