Climate Change

Rep. Nancy Pelosi and Fmr. Rep. Newt Gingrich in a 2008 ad for Al Gore's Alliance for Climate Protection What is it about renewables that divide people along partisan lines?  A recent poll found that support for renewable energy among Republicans and GOP-leaning independents was a full 30...
12/01/2011
Blog
We’re number eleven. It doesn’t quite have the same ring as “we’re number one” but the fact is that when it comes to renewable energy investment, the U.S. is quickly being outpaced and out-invested by other countries. In clean energy investments as a percentage of GDP...
11/28/2011
Blog
Demos' Christian Parenti discusses global climate change as well as his book "Tropic of Chaos" on "Some Books Considered."
07/07/2011
Audio
Demos' Christian Parenti discusses his book "Tropic of Chaos" on WWRL.
06/30/2011
Audio
An investigative journalist’s tough analysis of how some of the world’s most vulnerable states—those with a history of economic and political disasters—are confronting the new crisis of climate change. The Nation contributing editor Parenti (Lockdown America, 2008, etc.) focuses on the region...
05/01/2011
Publication
Amidst negotiations in Copenhagen, the United States needs to think seriously about enforcement. The criteria for trade benefits have evolved over the years to include new conditions that reflect U.S. economic and foreign policy priorities, such as respect for labor standards and intellectual...
12/07/2009
News/Resource
In this powerful book, a renowned environmental leader warns that despite all the international negotiations of the past two decades, efforts to protect Earth’s environment are not succeeding. He explains why this is so and presents eight specific steps that governments and citizens can take to...
03/28/2005
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