Labor and Climate News

The Coming Green Wave: Ocean Farming to Fight Climate Change

[Original published in the Atlantic] For decades environmentalists have fought to save our oceans from the perils of overfishing, climate change, and pollution. All noble efforts -- but what if environmentalists have it backwards? What if the question is not how to...

The 99 Percent Organize Themselves

"Occupy Wall Street" is inspiring a broad movement for the interests of the "99 percent" against domination of our country and the world by corporate greed.  That movement is challenging the sacrifice of the common interests of ordinary people -- the "99 percent" --...

Petition Against Keystone XL and Tar Sands Pipeline

[The following petition, initiated by Tar Sands Action, calls on the labor movement to oppose the Keystone XL Pipeline.] Dear sisters and brothers: Recently we signed this on-line petition "Labor Movement Against the Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline"  and we would like...

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