Tag: global warming
Tom Engelhardt: Ending the World the Human WayFebruary 2014
The story of all stories is barely in the news.
Dahr Jamail: Are We Falling Off the Climate Precipice?December 2013
Scientists consider extinction—and whether we can avoid it.
Michael T. Klare: Fossil Fuel Euphoria — Hallelujah, Oil and Gas Forever!October 2013
What America’s sudden boom in energy production and fossil fuel reserves means for the planet.
Theodoric Meyer: What Happened After Congress Passed a Climate Change Law? Very Little.October 2013
Congress finally attempts to tackle climate change, but with mixed results.
Rebecca Solnit: Bigger Than ThatOctober 2013
What happens when the weather morphs into man-made violence, becomes a terrorist?
Taxcast: Development Money, Gibraltar, and Carbon TaxesSeptember 2013
In this month’s Taxcast: Why development money gets routed through tax havens and a look at under-reported elements of the confrontation over Gibraltar.
Haniya Rae: Visualize Your DissentAugust 2013
The Pratt Manhattan Gallery showcases design that’s meant to disrupt.
Michael T. Klare: The Third Carbon AgeAugust 2013
Are we really heading for an era of renewable energy?
Bill McKibben: Is the Keystone XL Pipeline the “Stonewall” of the Climate Movement?April 2013
And if so, is that terrible news?
Rebecca Solnit: The Sky’s the LimitDecember 2012
The demanding gifts of 2012.
Anne McClintock: Too Big to See with the Naked EyeDecember 2012
Aerial photos from Greenland take climate change out of the realm of abstraction.
Rebecca Solnit: The Fourth Horseman of the ApocalypseNovember 2012
Hurricane Sandy rides in.
Michael T. Klare: The Hunger Wars in Our FutureAugust 2012
Heat, drought, rising food costs, and the chaos that could ensue.
Rachel Riederer: Emergency in Slow MotionApril 2012
“The Island President,” a new film about the crisis in the Maldives, wants to change the way we talk about climate change.
The 700 ClubApril 2010
Skeptics cite 700 “scientists” who doubt global warming. Except few are climatologists. And Joseph Romm says they’re conducting the greatest disinformation campaign in history.