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Kate Sheppard

Shell's Arctic Drilling Plan May Have A Walrus Problem

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Sheppard | Posted 07.01.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Shell's plan to drill in the Arctic this summer has met plenty of opposition from environmental advocates. But it might be the walrus th...

Wild and Free -- How Glastonbury is Changing Britain

James Turner | Posted 06.25.2015 | Entertainment
James Turner

The Glastonbury festival of music and performing arts began in 1970 and has been a countercultural icon ever since. For a fleeting moment, money and status take a back seat while shared experience and friendship take over.

Catholic Candidates vs. Pope Francis Climate Change Leadership

Connor Gibson | Posted 06.22.2015 | Politics
Connor Gibson

At last week's Faith and Freedom Coalition event, Greenpeace asked presidential candidates about their reactions to Pope Francis' call for solutions to climate change Unlike the Catholic Republican Presidential contenders, Pope Francis' new teaching document for Catholic Priests, Bishops and Cardinals speaks very clearly.

Detoxing the Catwalk

Maria Rodale | Posted 06.16.2015 | Green
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Julia Westbrook, assistant online editor at Rodale News The clothing you wear has a larger price tag than what you see when it's h...

Climate Change Deniers Hate Me. Here's Why.

Connor Gibson | Posted 06.24.2015 | Green
Connor Gibson

"Sold out... ?! No way. Cannot be true." I swore to myself. In all of its awkward history, The Heartland Institute's conferences for climate change deniers have never sold out. This year it did, and I wanted in.

Climate Change This Week: Solar-Plus Storage Push, Water and Energy Collide, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 06.08.2015 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Which is more important to Americans - water, or hydro-power?

Greenpeace Helping Expose Illegal, Unethical Fishing off West Africa

Kumi Naidoo | Posted 06.08.2015 | Green
Kumi Naidoo

Foreign vessels have been plundering the waters of West Africa for decades to stock the fish markets of Europe and Asia. Industrial fishing is depriving West African people of a vital source of protein and pushing thousands of locals into poverty and despair.

Photographer Jeremy Sutton-Hibbert Talks Greenpeace And Awakening His Environmental Awareness

James Whitlow Delano | Posted 06.07.2015 | Green
James Whitlow Delano

Jeremy Sutton-Hibbert is a long time friend and comrade in photography. He lived too many years to remember here in Tokyo, before returning recently ...

Obama to Arctic: "Drop Dead"

Travis Nichols | Posted 05.20.2015 | Green
Travis Nichols

While Obama is the first U.S. president to acknowledge climate change in his speeches, America's 21st century climate legacy will happen despite his actions in the Arctic, not because of them.

Building the Green Internet: A Joint Venture for Tech Companies and Activists

Annie Leonard | Posted 05.17.2015 | Green
Annie Leonard

The Internet needs a lot of electricity, and its footprint is only growing as more people around the world get connected. If the Internet is powered by renewable energy, then it can help usher in the clean-energy revolution we so desperately need to avoid catastrophic climate change. This is a major opportunity, and responsibility, for Internet companies to join activists in a crucial fight.

Kate Sheppard

Obama Administration Approves Shell's Drilling Plan For The Arctic

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Sheppard | Posted 05.12.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration on Monday granted conditional approval to Shell to begin exploratory drilling in the Arctic, which the Departme...

Matt Sheehan

Beijing's Air Becoming Slightly More Breathable

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sheehan | Posted 04.22.2015 | World

Maybe, just maybe, there’s a light at the end of this smog-filled tunnel. Two years after the Chinese government declared “war on pollution,” th...

'Clean Coal' Pumps Up 'Green Oil'

Kyle Ash | Posted 06.15.2015 | Green
Kyle Ash

It is not possible to support the use of fossil fuels and the climate simultaneously. True climate leaders have no option but to tackle head-on the damaging economic entrenchment of the coal, oil and gas industry.

'Green News Report' - April 7, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 06.07.2015 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Shell Oil returns to the Arctic (buckle up!); ALEC now pretending it ne...

Greenpeace Activists Board Shell Drilling Rig To Protest Arctic Drilling

AP | DAN JOLING | Posted 06.08.2015 | Green

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Attorneys for Royal Dutch Shell PLC on Tuesday sued in federal court to remove six Greenpeace activists who boarded a vesse...

Tuna Industry Failing on Sustainability

John Hocevar | Posted 05.17.2015 | Green
John Hocevar

As a cheap source of protein, families all over the country have relied on canned tuna for decades. Unfortunately, most people don't realize the damage many of America's "trusted tuna brands" are doing to our oceans.

Bringing Balance To Our Oceans

John Hocevar | Posted 04.11.2015 | Green
John Hocevar

To give our oceans the best chance of remaining resilient, we need networks of protected areas in the places where the ocean is most alive - places like the Bering Sea canyons.

Matt Sheehan

China Nears Peak Coal, But Its Rustbelt Pays the Price

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sheehan | Posted 02.02.2015 | World

China’s great coal boom is grinding to a halt, and the consequences for both the global climate and hundreds of millions of Chinese factory workers ...

A Week of Madness: Shell, KXL and the Arctic Auction

Annie Leonard | Posted 04.01.2015 | Green
Annie Leonard

The past week has been quite the roller coaster for folks who care about the fate of the Arctic.

Matt Sheehan

Chinese Director's Film Shows How Smog Changes Everything

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sheehan | Posted 01.22.2015 | World

Smog has darkened Beijing’s skies and sullied the city’s reputation, but northern China’s persistent pollution plague is now getting more artful...

Greenpeace Offends Peru With Nazca Lines Stunt

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 12.12.2014 | World

Greenpeace is apologizing to the people of Peru after pulling a stunt at the site of the sacred Nazca lines. Government officials claim the action dam...

From Typhoon Hit Philippines, A Call for Climate Justice

Aaron Gray-Block | Posted 02.10.2015 | Green
Aaron Gray-Block

The Philippines is disaster-weary, hit year after year by typhoons on steroids, strengthened by climate change caused by the world's use of oil, coal and gas. These communities can ill afford the constant damage, but they are strong and proud, happy people. Their sense of community is heartening but also heartbreaking.

Bhopal 30 Years On: Lessons From a Toxic Tragedy

Annie Leonard | Posted 02.02.2015 | Green
Annie Leonard

I was in Bhopal, India 10 years after the 1984 disaster in which a now infamous Union Carbide pesticide plant released 27 tons of a toxic chemical into a crowded sleeping city, killing 8,000 people immediately and over 20,000 to date. I

Memo to McDonald's: The Climate Deserves a Break Today

Elliott Negin | Posted 02.01.2015 | Green
Elliott Negin

Besides the fact that McDonald's sells a lot of beef, which is by far the worst meat for the climate, it's one of the top 10 largest users of palm oil, the world's most popular vegetable oil -- and a major source of carbon emissions.

'Green News Report' - October 21, 2014

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 12.21.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Republican candidates continue to dodge the climate change question; Mo...