Twelve authors on war and peace, dissent, the environment and the empowerment of the poor provide inspiration to transform the world in 2008.
We have everything we need to address the environmental crisis, save perhaps political will. But political will is a renewable resource.
Looking askance at a practice widely supposed to be a pretty good idea.
Conservation, like taxes, is for little people. When you're rich you can waste all the water you want.
Massive floods cause widespread devastation; while other nations rush in with aid, Mexico's closest neighbor has barely responded.
The technology exists to solve environmental problems and improve our standard of living.
Uncomfortable questions nobody wants to raise about the worldwide drought.
From a church in a rugged rural parish in Honduras, Father Andres Tamayo leads a grassroots movement to protect dwindling timberlands. Bills introduced in the US Congress might help save the forests.
As the nuclear power plant industry tries to leverage the energy crisis, foes of nuclear power are putting a serious crimp in their plans.
At the eighteenth annual Bioneers Conference, environmentalists and social activists are creating alliances that allow the poor to share the promise of a greening America.