Climate

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
The U.S. will assume leadership of the international Arctic Council this week, as Russia and Canada flex their military muscles in the fossil fuel-rich polar region. For environmentalists, by opening U.S. Arctic waters to oil drilling leases, the Obama Administration hasn't instilled confidence in its stewardship of the complex and swiftly...
Suganthi Singarayar, IPS News
SYDNEY - The recent blockade of ships entering the world’s largest coal port in...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Divestment advocates in Canberra, Australia pictured October 20, 2014. (Photo: 350.org/flickr/cc)
"What is happening?" asked author and activist Naomi Klein in a recent piece...

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Happy Breast Cancer Industry Month! Bring On the Sketchy Profit-Driven Alliances! In the most egregious pinkwashing ever, the Susan Komen breast cancer giant has teamed with the Baker Hughes oilfield giant to produce pink drill bits "for the cure," thus facilitating fracking operations emitting a "special toxic mix" of chemicals known to lead to leukemia and - yes! - breast cancer. Activists promptly thanked both companies for "partnering on the most ludicrous piece of pink sh*t (we've) seen."