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Rainbow Warrior

America's Peace Ship

Lawrence Wittner | Posted 06.08.2014 | Politics
Lawrence Wittner

Is there an emotional connection between the oceans and the pursuit of peace? For whatever reason, peace ships have been increasing in number over the past century.

Fish for the Future

Aaron Gray-Block | Posted 01.25.2013 | Green
Aaron Gray-Block

I'm on a fishing boat in the Maldives, riding a rough sea and dodging tuna as these glistening, slippery rockets of muscle are hauled up and tossed onto the deck by a line of 10 or 12 frenetic fishermen.

For African Environmentalists, Time to Get Beyond Polar Bears

Eileen Flanagan | Posted 10.23.2012 | Green
Eileen Flanagan

How does Greenpeace -- which has historically been associated with not only white people, but often with furry, white animals -- grow roots on a continent where environmental devastation has often been perpetrated by Westerners?

Greenpeace Launches State-Of-The-Art Ship To 'Confront Environmental Criminals'

AP | By ARTHUR MAX | Posted 12.14.2011 | Green

BREMEN, Germany -- Greenpeace launched a new Rainbow Warrior on Friday, a $33 million schooner that replaces its battered 50-year-old boat, which saw ...

WikiLeaks: Governments Fear Environmentalists

Nikolas Kozloff | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Nikolas Kozloff

From the South Atlantic to the South Pacific, governments are paranoid about environmentalists and worry that activists might get in the way of inhumane or polluting industries.

The "Golden Rule" will Sail Again

Lawrence Wittner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Lawrence Wittner

The Golden Rule, the legendary 30-foot ketch that once terrified U.S. government officials, will return to the seas again this coming summer.