Oil companies, speculators and OPEC helped spike the cost of oil, but ruinous Bush Administration policies have compounded the damage.
McCain has received millions in donations from the same companies that helped the Bush administration create an energy plan that has helped raise gasoline to $4 a gallon.
America is literally awash in antidepressants. Blame the surfeit of drugs in our system on a confusion between illness and suffering.
How solidly Republican will Christian evangelicals be in 2008? Could concern about the planet be the issue that draws many believers into the Democratic camp?
Sure, greedy consumers play their part. But George W. Bush is responsible for the five-fold increase in the price of oil.
Katha Pollitt on the end of the Clinton campaign, Corey Robin on a neo-conservative book scandal and Mark Hertsgaard on the latest climate change legislation effort.
Forget change you can believe in and start dealing with the changes coming at you as fast as the price of fuel makes its way skyward.
Senate Republicans in denial about global warming blocked a vote Friday on the Climate Security Act, setting the stage for how the next President will address the Earth's most pressing issue.
The debate over the Climate Security Act reveals a lot about how the next Congress--and the next President--will address the most urgent issue facing humanity.
Carl Pope and Van Jones discuss the issues and movements that have informed and inspired their lives and work.