Bill McKibben is the author of 15 books, most recently Oil and Honey: The Education of an Unlikely Activist. A scholar in residence at Middlebury College, he is the co-founder of 350.org, the largest global grassroots organizing campaign on climate change.
And if so, is that terrible news?
Four decades ago, he spoke out bravely against the Vietnam War. Will he show the same courage today, in helping to end the fossil-fuel era?
How we subsidize energy giants to wreck the planet, and what we can do about it.
The last days of winter and the first days of spring have seen hundreds of record-breaking high temperatures. Worry.