William Blum, a major voice against international imperialism and war crimes of the United States, died on December 9 at the age of 85.
The parties in the Yemen civil war have reportedly reached agreement to a cease-fire at the Red Sea port city of Hodeidah.
In a vote which should rattle the Trump administration for multiple reasons, on December 13 the U.S. Senate voted to end U.S. military support for the Saudi Arabia-led coalition in its savage war on Yemen.
Following a motion from the London City Assembly, on December 11 London’s Mayor declared a Climate Emergency and pledged an aggressive plan to reach carbon neutrality by 2030.
After a public plea by the UN Secretary General at the COP24 climate change talks in Poland on December 12, the European Union and a group of developing countries signed on to do something far more serious about reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
A House hearing with Google CEO Sundar Pichai yesterday proved an artful dodge of deeper questions the company should have been answering.
With 164 countries having finally agreed on a much-needed common set of policies for dealing with global migration, why is there such unease about this pact’s final form?
A new study published in Lancet Planetary Health says 1.24 million people died last year in India because of the increasingly toxic air pollution.
The acting administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, a former coal lobbyist, is proposing a 35.7% increase in the allowable carbon dioxide emissions for new coal plants.
According to a just-published study, the ice mass known as the number one source of global sea level rise is melting faster “than any time during the last three and a half centuries”.