Wen Stephenson is a frequent Nation contributor and the author of What We’re Fighting for Now Is Each Other: Dispatches from the Front Lines of Climate Justice. You’ll find all his writing at wenstephenson.com, and you can sign up for his email updates here.
The student-led protest was a dramatic demonstration of the youth climate movement’s growing resolve—and its sense of solidarity.
Eriel Deranger of Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation in Alberta, and Maya Lemon from Nacogdoches, Texas, speak out on struggles of frontline communities fighting tar sands.
At the UN climate conference in Warsaw, a youth-led fast in solidarity with the Philippines is spreading around the world.
A response to Harvard President Drew Faust by climate activist Tim DeChristopher, now studying at Harvard Divinity School, on fossil-fuel divestment.
Harvard tells students and alumni that it will only consider divestment in "extraordinarily rare circumstances." Well, let's see...