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Trip to the Arctic Refuge Reveals How Far Oil Industry Will Go to Drill Pristine Landscapes

Frances Beinecke | Posted 10.15.2013 | Green
Frances Beinecke

We have successfully beaten back every attempt to exploit the refuge, but that doesn't mean the fight is over. The oil and gas industry is still trying to claim these public lands.

Celebrities Who Are Sexy Over 60

Posted 08.09.2013 | Celebrity

Sexy doesn't have an expiration date -- and these stars over 60 stars prove it. From Suzanne Somers to Dustin Hoffman, the following celebrities aren'...

Whatever Happened to Integrity?

Robert C. Crosby, D.Min. | Posted 10.05.2013 | Religion
Robert C. Crosby, D.Min.

I never knew what a big mistake I was making that day in Kingston when I let that "little twig" fall into the mix of cement. Thank God, someone had the concern and conviction to call me on it. The results could have been devastating.

Watch Robert Redford Get Lost At Sea

Posted 10.01.2013 | Entertainment

New from "Margin Call" writer and director J.C. Chandor, "All Is Lost" sets Robert Redford as a sailor whose boat is damaged by a shipping container. ...

Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline Flat Out Fails President's Common-sense Climate Test

Robert Redford | Posted 09.24.2013 | Green
Robert Redford

We would have to park every single car in America for a full year to make up for the carbon pollution the tar sands pipeline would dump into our atmosphere. Everybody in favor, raise your hand.

Of Robert Redford, London, and the Power of Travel

Marci Rich | Posted 09.17.2013 | Travel
Marci Rich

Plucked from the rituals of my satisfying but ordinary life, I was time's fugitive, granted six days to witness and experience sights and sounds (and fragrances, like the lemon verbena that haunts me still) that I never expected to encounter.

We Need Climate Action on All Fronts

Robert Redford | Posted 09.01.2013 | Green
Robert Redford

Without question, we're facing a climate crisis. And it is taxpayers who are bearing the high costs.

NYC's Climate Plan Shows Need to Curb Carbon

Peter Lehner | Posted 08.11.2013 | Green
Peter Lehner

The political clock is ticking. Six months have passed since President Obama won re-election and promised to do something about power plants. It will take all the time he has left to develop and implement a plan. He needs to start now.

Robert Redford Calls on President Obama to Show the Courage of His Climate Convictions

Frances Beinecke | Posted 08.11.2013 | Green
Frances Beinecke

Under the Clean Air Act, the Environmental Protection Agency can set standards to curb carbon pollution from its largest source -- coal-fired power plants. Even while Congress remains paralyzed, the president can move forward.

Remaking America Through the Arts

Robert L. Lynch | Posted 08.10.2013 | Arts
Robert L. Lynch

The arts can serve as both a model and catalyst for change for a number of the pressing societal challenges which face our nation. But it will require new ways of thinking and engaging with the opportunities and challenges of a more diverse, technologically-driven and entrepreneurial world.

Independent Scientists, American Public, Members of Congress and Celebrities to BLM: Reform Wild Horse Program

Suzanne Roy | Posted 08.10.2013 | Green
Suzanne Roy

This is a pivotal moment in the fight to save wild horses and burros in the West. Science is now firmly on the side of those who want the wild horses managed in the wild, not removed en masse from their homes on the range.

Class Acts

George Heymont | Posted 07.26.2013 | Arts
George Heymont

For me, watching a film or a live theatrical performance is a bit like making love. I'm often in the dark, unsure of the next move. Whether or not my hopes and expectations will match reality remains to be seen.

Director Saves A Life During Cannes Interview

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 05.24.2013 | Entertainment

CANNES, France -- J.C. Chandor may just have saved someone's life during an interview in Cannes. The director who put Robert Redford in a struggle fo...

Alexander Skarsgard's Eyes: The East's New York Premiere

Regina Weinreich | Posted 07.23.2013 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

The East, a thriller co-written by Brit Marling, who stars, and Zal Batmanglu, who directs, features a Svengali type character played to mesmerizing p...

Oscar Contender Once Again?

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 07.22.2013 | Entertainment

CANNES, France — Robert Redford makes actions speak louder than words in shipwreck drama "All Is Lost." He doesn't have much choice. A man-vers...

A Rabbinic Take On 'All the President's Men'

Rabbi Herb Cohen | Posted 07.19.2013 | Religion
Rabbi Herb Cohen

Woodward and Bernstein seem like two Talmud study partners who continually probe each other to ascertain the truth. Each questions the other, and is unafraid of challenging or criticizing his friend.

"Can't Repeat the Past? Why, of Course You Cannes!" Why F. Scott Fitzgerald Fans Should Love Leonardo DiCaprio as Gatsby

Anne Margaret Daniel | Posted 07.15.2013 | Arts
Anne Margaret Daniel

In 1926, F. Scott Fitzgerald and his family were in France, spending most of their time on the Riviera where Baz Luhrmann's movie of The Great Gatsby will open the Cannes Film Festival tonight.

Robert Redford On What Keeps Him Going At 76

2013-05-15-NYCwoman150.jpg | Posted 05.15.2013 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM: “I work because I want to work,” says Redford, now 76. “Work keeps me going.” By Barbara Lovenheim When I interviewe...

Veronica Braff Changes 100 Years of Film Financing for the Best

Dan Mirvish | Posted 07.13.2013 | Business
Dan Mirvish

In all the fuss over Veronica Mars and Zach Braff raising millions of dollars on Kickstarter, people are getting stuck in the trees and missing the forest. The crowd-funding/Kickstarter movement in general is changing the fundamental paradigm of film financing from "investing" in films to "donating" to them.

Robert Redford To Produce Chicago-Centric CNN Series

AP | Posted 05.08.2013 | Chicago

NEW YORK -- CNN is planning an unscripted series about Chicago that will be executive-produced by Robert Redford. The eight-part series, "Chicagoland...

CNN To Air Unscripted Series By Robert Redford

AP | Posted 07.08.2013 | Media

NEW YORK (AP) — CNN is planning an unscripted series about Chicago that will be executive-produced by Robert Redford. The eight-part ...

F. Scott Fitzgerald and Hollywood: Writing for the Movies, 1937-1940

Anne Margaret Daniel | Posted 07.04.2013 | Entertainment
Anne Margaret Daniel

Not surprisingly, films have been made of Fitzgerald's own books and short stories from the early 1920s to today. However, the earlier movies have all failed, and for the same reason. Fitzgerald's so hard to film because his words already have done all the cinematic work.

BOTH SIDES NOW: Reacting to Bomb and Gun Violence

HuffPost Radio | Posted 06.21.2013 | Politics
HuffPost Radio

2011-11-29-20111107bothsidesnow.jpgReagan and Clarke share their reactions in personally terrorizing situations -- Ron after his father was shot, Torie at the Pentagon on 9/11 -- and how public officials should respond to violence. Good: "stay calm and carry on" like Deval. Bad: overreact w/ Iraq & torture. Ugly: vote for gun deaths.

Watergate Scandal Revisited In New Documentary

AP | DAVID BAUDER | Posted 06.20.2013 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — When Robert Redford first called Bob Woodward to talk about a movie that eventually became "All the President's Men," the Washington ...

'We Made A Lot of Mistakes But We Were Right' -- Robert Redford Explores Radical Questions From the 60s and Today

Rick Ayers | Posted 06.16.2013 | Entertainment
Rick Ayers

It has finally happened. We knew it was coming. With the release of Robert Redford's film adaptation of Neil Gordon's book The Company You Keep, the Weather Underground has achieved the status of a cultural trope.