Global warming has triggered rising water levels in the South Pacific of about a foot over the past 30 years, creating thousands of refugees.
The City Council voted to ban a coal train that would wind through Oakland neighborhoods, creating a health and safety hazard.
New report further documents Honduran government's attacks on indigenous, environmental activists.
Like Frederick Douglass and the abolitionists of the 19th century, today's movement to stop climate change must build a broad alliance.
All over the country, communities are forced to live with tainted water, and it's important to note that in many such cases, in the face of dire health concerns, states exhibit a shocking level of negligence.
More than 700 persons, researchers, decision-makers, industrialists and heads of state, traced a future path for science in Africa.
The leak was halted on February 18, but not before ravaging the atmosphere with roughly 100,000 tons of methane, leaving a carbon footprint larger than the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
The increasing flow of plastic is positively choking the waters and their life: 90 percent of sea birds have consumed some form of plastic.
A settlement with victims of an oil train crash in Lac-Mégantic still leaves the train's engineer and dispatcher, both Steelworkers, facing trial.
The community development organization members believe that an alternative, clean energy economy can be achieved by empowering the underprivileged and unemployed.