Columnists
Naomi Klein | Among the smartest and most promising proposals in advance of Copenhagen is "climate debt," the idea that rich countries should pay reparations to poor countries for the climate crisis.
Blog
Matthew Adams | The climate crises is just that, so much so that leading climate scientist James Hansen thinks nothing is better then something in Copenhagen. But where will that lead us?
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James Laxer | As long as Stephen Harper's government holds the reigns of power, Canada will remain a global environmental pariah.
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John Bonnar | As a few hundred advocates rallied in Toronto Saturday against climate change, over 4000 actions took place in more than 170 countries around the world.
News
Bill McKibben | Let’s say you occasionally despair for the future of the planet. In that case, the place you need to be this week is the website for 350.org.
Columnists
Amy Goodman | Halloween is around the corner, and children will soon be chanting "trick or treat," their demand for candy backed up by the threat of a prank. Climate-change activists are doing the same.
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Raquel Brown, Media Consortium Blogger | Major utility corporations, like Exelon, California’s Pacific Gas & Electric Co. (PG&E) and New Mexico’s PNM have announced that they are leaving the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
Columnists
Amy Goodman | Genuine citizen action, in the U.S. and beyond, will be critical to counter industry influence over the Copenhagen climate talks.
Columnists
Jerry West | The results of our economic growth are everywhere. In the state of the forest, the fishery, fresh water and the climate.
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Gary Shaul | A central problem with Harper's budget is its basic assumption that the purpose of building infrastructure is to create jobs.