Tag: environmental activism
Megan Alpert: Justice and Peace in the Shrinking Forest, Part TwoJuly 2015
Part II, The Free Men of the Forest: The consequences of oil, development, and state intervention in an indigenous community.
Megan Alpert: Justice and Peace in the Shrinking Forest, Part OneJuly 2015
Part I, Ordinary Justice: After a spate of killings in 2013, an indigenous community threatened by oil operations struggles to come to terms with their new reality.
Jeremy Brecher: Our Climate Is Everyone’s PropertyOctober 2014
How the public trust doctrine can be a tool for the climate justice movement.
Michelle Chen: A Deluge of Sewage in Palestine, but Still No WaterDecember 2013
When a natural resource becomes a weapon of war.
Jessica Conrad: Taxi Rides Go CommunalSeptember 2013
Shared planes, shared trains; why not shared automobiles?
Bill McKibben: Movements Without LeadersAugust 2013
What to make of change on an overheating planet.
Tom Engelhardt: Terracide and the TerraristsMay 2013
Destroying the planet for record profits.
Peter Barnes: A Brief History of How We Lost the CommonsMarch 2013
And what we must do to get it back.
Jay Walljasper: Mayors Take Over the WorldNovember 2012
The rising power of local government offers an opportunity to rebuild the commons.
Michael T. Klare: The Hunger Wars in Our FutureAugust 2012
Heat, drought, rising food costs, and the chaos that could ensue.
David Morris: Texas Judge Rules The Sky Belongs To EveryoneAugust 2012
Has the fight against climate change just taken a monumental step forward?