The bipartisan farm bill making its way through Congress offers real hope to feed the hungry at home and abroad and improve nutrition for poor kids. But it faces a likely presidential veto over, you guessed it, taxes.
Local food projects and community gardens are springing up in urban areas all over the country, cutting a promising new path to empowering the poor.
She cuts her lawn slowly with a push mower. I save time, hiring men to run machines, burn gas, kill the ozone. Who's the wiser?
Erasing your "carbon footprint" is tougher than it seems.
Airplanes produce staggering amounts of carbon dioxide--and there's no way to make them more energy-efficient.
Could clean coal become a reality, or is it just another corporate fantasy?
The world's most industrialized countries started the climate crisis, but China might well finish the job.
Can the ruling classes save the world from global warming?
Green utilities are growing, but they need to grow faster.
Judges' ability to discriminate against expert witnesses has ended up empowering large corporations.