Earth Day 2009
April 22, 2009, No Comments

22 April 2009 In The Air Reflections on Earth Day and state of American environmentalism (The New Yorker) The first cele ...

Darfur – A plan
March 22, 2009, 2 Comments

Human Rights Watch: Crisis in Darfur This was in the works for a long time. They had been waiting for a chance to strike ...

Global dimming
March 13, 2009, No Comments

Growing pollution leads to “global dimming” WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Visibility on clear days has declin ...

The Death of the Globalization Consensus & comments
December 21, 2008, No Comments

See also WTO and related posts Will Barack Obama Commit Industrial Policy? Robert Kuttner, Co-Founder and Co-Editor of T ...

Global Treaty on Climate Change
December 15, 2008, 3 Comments

(IPS coverage) Climate Change Conference — Poznan More than 190 countries meet in Poznan, Poland, for U.N.-sponsor ...

Wednesday Night #1397
December 10, 2008, 1 Comment

Reprising last week’s major topics: WHERE TO START? Canada’s Opéra bouffe Well, the GG decided for Harper – after ...

Wednesday Night #1391
October 29, 2008, No Comments

Note from Bill Copp: 79 years today since the crash of ’29. Just a mean thought, not a serious one, to help start ...

U.S. Presidential Campaign: Candidates & Issues
August 17, 2008, 1 Comment

More on the 2008 campaign and issues Although the early days of the campaign were regrettably short on serious explorati ...

Climate Change & social justice
August 8, 2008, No Comments

August 7 2008 Hypocrites Unite! At least we have some ideals to fall short of. George Monbiot The environment is inseper ...

Rainfall alert on global warming
August 8, 2008, No Comments

August 8 Report: Rainfall extremely sensitive to temperature Heavy tropical rainfall increases proportionately to warmin ...