Cities and states can step up their efforts to tackle global warming—with or without federal leadership.
Spoiler alert: It's likley to be a long four years for urbanists and city folk.
With cap-and-trade, as with all well-intentioned fixes, “the devil is in the details.”
With few sessions addressing the environment and none on climate change, the Congressional Black Caucus’ Annual Legislative Conference seems to be ignoring an issue that affects millions.
In 2013, the city of Norfolk, Virginia, removed almost 70 benches from three small city parks.
Climate change remains the greatest health challenge of this century — but the candidates aren’t talking about it.
Many of the actions we must take to mitigate climate change-reducing fossil fuel use offer significant benefits for public health.
Understanding the centuries-long abolitionist movement offers insight into the vision, the structural changes, the personal commitments, the political struggles, and the global movement required to stave off catastrophic climate change.
We must snap out of our collective climate denial, and accept that the future will not be like the past. Only then can we protect ourselves from the floods (and the tornadoes, droughts, wildfires, heatwaves, and storm surges) to come—and build a...
By focusing on preparedness, we can fully engage Americans — all Americans — in crafting solutions to the greatest challenge of our time.