The world under the waves is under attack from climate change, overfishing, and pollution. But major marine sanctuaries are making a difference.
An incisive critique of the People’s Climate March comes with a list of ways to step up our game.
Key national unions are stepping up to support the People's Climate March on September 21. But some green radicals say unions need to create their own climate protection strategy that democratizes the energy sector.
This story is part of the Climate in Our Hands collaboration between Truthout and YES! Magazine.As climate change progresses, access to fresh, healthy food is becoming a more critical
Three major international meetings about climate change are on the horizon. Is this the moment to fix the failures of Copenhagen?
Long years of drought in South Dakota have made it difficult for the soil to absorb water. A group led by indigenous women hopes to change that through a ambitious dam-building project.
As climate change makes it more difficult to practice agriculture in their ancestral homelands, indigenous communities are exchanging seeds in hopes of finding the hardiest varieties.
"Intersectionality" has evolved from a theory of how oppression works to a notion of how people can fight it.
In 1885, a revolutionary leader wrote, "My people will sleep for one hundred years" and then wake up. In the "genocidal" wilderness of Canada's tar sands, that renaissance has begun.
From gated communities in outer space to graphs about who owns the wealth, two new films are giving Americans a window into the issue of income inequality
Having an energy-efficient home saves the owners money, but they often procrastinate on improvements. When energy companies in Kansas and Kentucky figured out a way to sweeten the deal, the results brought good news for homeowners, contractors, and for the planet.
If we the people want the sort of security in emergencies that is available to the owners of Wall Street banks, we need to own some banks ourselves.