Coal Companies Are Dying While Their Execs Grab More Cash
These are dark days for coal. In July, the industry hit a milestone when a major power company announced plans to shutter several coal-fired power…
White House debuts open source tool for visualizing government work across the countr
Wired: “Data is immensely  powerful. The trick lies in organizing the stuff. The good news is that so many organizations are now offering tools…
Reconnect to the land; rise against climate change
40 activists, organisers and other grassroots from Sápmi gathered in Jokkmokk this weekend for a skillshare on climate and justice. In this blog,…
Fossil Fuel Company Executives Make A Lot Of Money Off Of Ruining The Climate
Could the global warming crisis be solved if fossil fuel executives were just paid less? Well, sort of. A new study points out that not only do…
Food giant General Mills warns of global food shortages as a result of climate change
Food giant General Mills has announced a commitment to reduce its greenhouse emissions by 28 percent by 2025, while also asserting that human-caused…
Obama visits Arctic community to discuss Native issues
ANCHORAGE/JUNEAU Alaska (Reuters) – President Barack Obama on Wednesday will become the first sitting U.S. president to visit a community north of…
John Michael Greer: The Last Refuge of the Incompetent
John Michael Greer, The Archdruid Report ( Click here to view original essay and comments) There are certain advantages to writing out the ideas…
Pope Francis: The rich should ‘avoid the sin of indifference’ and take care of the planet
Pope Francis on Tuesday called on the rich and powerful to take care of Earth as he launched a day of global prayer ahead of key meetings on climate…
What Happened to a Govt Scientist Whose Findings Stood in the Way of Big Oil’s Plans for Arctic Drilling
The fate of Dr. Charles Monnett and the suppression of his work is a lesson in corporate strong-arming. In February 2011, Charles Monnett, an Arctic…
World’s Biggest Economies Devise Plan That Spells Doom for Planet Earth
Experts warn that the G20's massive infrastructure plan will cause "rapid ecological deterioration." More than 80 of the world's leading scientists,…