There are Three Revolutions that can transform the passanger transit sector: autonous cars, electric vehicles, and the sharing economy. The benefits to society of the three revolutions will be massive: trillions...

As a mediator, I am always interested in unlikely bedfellows snuggling up to solve a problem, particularly in cases where there is no mediator, no third party to make the bed and tuck them in. These bold hookups, generated by the parties themselves,...

As the leading environmental publisher, Island Press is committed to spreading ideas that inspire change. Sometimes, that means taking those ideas straight to lawmakers. On February 8, Island Press partnered with Congressman Jared Huffman's office to...

Brian Richter, author of Chasing Water, talks to congressional staffers about water scarcity and sustainable infrastructure.

Baylen Linnekin, author of Biting the Hands that Feed Us, talks to Cheesetique owner Jill Erber about food regulations...

Maine’s new law allowing cities to set local food rules shows how smart food laws can unshackle small producers and lead to a more sustainable food system.

In his February address to Congress, President Donald Trump promised clean water for all Americans. Why, then, is his administration intent on dismantling protections that cover a third of the nation's drinking water?

Watch as Baylen Linnekin, author of Biting the Hands that Feed Us, interviews small-business owner Jill Erber about how...

Photo credit: Supreme Court Pediment by Flickr.com user Kevin Harber

On Monday January 30th I had the privilege of accompanying the Island Press team on a quest to affect political change.

Climate change remains the greatest health challenge of this century — but the candidates aren’t talking about it.

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