Climate and Environmental Crisis

‘Fracking’: La ‘gran mentira’ sobre desechos tóxicos

Filadelfia La fracturación hidráulica, conocida como “fracking”, es el proceso de forzar el agua cargada de productos químicos en formaciones…

February 17, 2020

Big Oil and Gas spread the ‘Big Lie’ about toxic waste

Philadelphia Hydraulic fracturing, known as “fracking,” is the process of forcing chemical-laden water into underground shale formations in order to…

February 14, 2020

Report from Puerto Rico — Part 1: Organizing against earthquakes and austerity

On Jan. 8, WW reporter Phebe Eckfeldt interviewed Alberto Barreto Cardona, a leading member of Partido Mundo Obrero/Workers World Party.…

February 11, 2020

Australia: The fire this time

Taken from a Jan. 26 audio recording posted on prisonradio.org. Tongues of fire licked the trees of New South Wales,…

February 5, 2020

U.N. report shows how People’s China cleaned Beijing’s air

The United Nations Environment Programme recently released a report called “UN Environment 2019: A Review of 20 Years’ Air Pollution…

January 22, 2020

Raging fires in Australia ignite mass protests

While devastating fires, ignited by a record-breaking heat wave in Australia, have grown in strength and number since September 2019,…

January 12, 2020

Capitalist growth and social change – a WW commentary

Growth. Every day, the price of stocks on Wall Street go up and down depending on the growth of the…

December 17, 2019

Protest disrupts football game over climate crisis

During halftime at the classic Yale and Harvard football game on Nov. 23 in New Haven, Conn., hundreds of protesters…

December 6, 2019

The real enemies of the planet

A map of the world, recently circulated online, claims to identify the world’s worst offenders responsible for the climate crisis.…

October 29, 2019

As oil companies destroy Houston, community challenges Valero

In Houston, a city choked by oil refineries and regulatory capture, people are fighting back against one of the largest…

October 29, 2019