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An Inconvenient Truth

Mighty Movie Podcast: Flipper Agonists: Louie Psihoyos on The Cove

Dan Persons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

In Taiji, Japan, dolphins are herded into an isolated cove. The best get sold to sea parks and aquariums, the rest are killed for their meat. The Cove exposes the atrocity to the world.

How Green Is Gore's House? | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Is it true that Al Gore's mansion uses significantly more energy than the typical home? Daily Green investigates....

The Cause of Global Warming -- Put Down That Pie!

Ken Levine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Ken Levine

Get out your aerosol spray cans, they're not the problem after all! Scientists now know the real cause of Global Warming: Fat people.

Glenn Beck Announces Comedy Tour...World Finally Gets It

Jilly Gagnon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jilly Gagnon

"All this time I thought I was laughing at him, but I realize now that I was laughing with him," noted Michael Rhys, a student.

The Earth (Movie) Will Blow Your Mind

Jake Brewer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jake Brewer

Earth is a stunning masterpiece that will leave even the most ardent coal lobbyist in awe of our planet and yearning to see more -- and to preserve it.

Six Questions for Emerging New Radicals

Julia Moulden | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Julia Moulden

If you're wondering what a "New Radical" is, it's someone who's found a way to put the skills acquired in their career to work on some of the world's greatest challenges.

Al Gore Asks Scientists to Take Up Politics

Susan Cosier | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Susan Cosier

"The solution to this crisis depends on the spread of science into the world of politics," said Al Gore. Now that we have new leadership, we have to make a decision as a species.

"Inconvenient Truth" Opera's Director Quits

Variety | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

William Friedkin has inconveniently pulled out of directing "An Inconvenient Truth" at Milan's La Scala opera house. Friedkin cited "irreconcilable c...

The Cove: Truthful Filmmaking at Its Best

Laurie David and Kelly Meyer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Laurie David and Kelly Meyer

The Cove -- part action film, part heist, part environmental justice battle cry -- accomplishes exactly what great documentaries are supposed to -- it moves you, engages you, thrills you, enrages you.

From Nightmares to Dreams Come True

Michael DeJong | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Michael DeJong

Long gone is the unique American social phenomenon that each new generation will "do better" than the last. Things are starting to feel more like "The Grapes of Wrath" than "The Great Gatsby."

New Year's Resolutions I Won't Be Making

Lea Lane | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lea Lane

I will not resolve to lose 10 pounds. When I do, I don't. So if I don't, maybe I will.

A Green Opposition to a Colorless Proposition

Michael DeJong | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Michael DeJong

Eco-activists Rachael Carson and Henry David Thoreau didn't call for cleaner air and water for gay people - they raised their clarion call to ignite a flame under all people.

Can a Novel Change the World?

Karen Dionne | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Karen Dionne

The novel, of course, is fiction. But the WaterLife Foundation is real. In my author's notes, I direct readers toward this worthy non-profit. I discovered the organization while researching the novel.

One Man Will Win the Presidency, But Why Does He Want To?

Linda Kulman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Linda Kulman

God bless McCain and Obama -- those politicians with egos the size of California and Texas put together -- is all I have to say. Someone has to have K-P duty.

Israelis Sending Word To U.S. Jews: We Prefer Obama

Jan McGirk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jan McGirk

Israelis across the political spectrum, from leftwing actors to retired spy chiefs and generals, are challenging the conventional wisdom that a Republican hawk in the White House would be in their best interests. Their weapon of choice? Online video.

How Do You Make A Name for Yourself?

Julia Moulden | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Julia Moulden

"I used to be the next President of the United States." Chances are you know whose line that is. It's one that goes down well with Al Gore's adoring ...

Saving the Planet? Or Keeping it Livable

Graham Hill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Graham Hill

We need to learn from China and their choking smog. If for no other reason than for the luxury of stepping outside to suck in a big gulp of clean air.

"Global Warming Swindle" Movie Not Quite Offensive Enough For Regulators

DotEarth | Andrew C. Revkin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

When "The Great Global Warming Swindle" aired on British television last year, it was billed by its producers, Wag TV, as "the definitive response to ...

Fighting Smears Begins at Home, Mr. Gore

Nancy Scola | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Nancy Scola

Al Gore, who's not a candidate for anything this season, needs to be willing to get up on stage and say, "You know what? Damn right. The Internet? All me."

Remember Global Warming? That's Okay, Most People Apparently Don't, Either

Mitchell Bard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mitchell Bard

What has the public reaction to the Bush administration's decision to pass the buck on global warming for a year (a year we may not be able to spare) been? Vast silence.

Nico Pitney

'Inconvenient Truth' Director Making Obama Documentary | Nico Pitney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The pool report on Friday from the Obama press corps revealed an interesting tidbit: Davis Guggenheim, the director of An Inconvenient Truth, is makin...

Global Warming: A Refresher Course

Huffington Post | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Global warming is the talk of the town today, what with Al Gore making the pronouncement that the tragedy in Myanmar is a direct effect of global warm...

"An Inconvenient Truth II" Not As Funny As The Original | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Nobel Prize Winner Al Gore has a new slideshow, "New Thinking on the Climate Crisis." The presentation is a sequel to the slideshow featured in the Os...

In Modest Rebuke, UK Court Rules Gore's "Truth" Contains 9 "Significant Errors"

ABC News | Marcus Baram | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The verdict couldn't have come at a less convenient time for Al Gore. On the same day a British High Court judge ruled that Gore's global warming fil...