#Climate action

  • Article: A 'Climate Apartheid' Is Right Around the Corner, UN Warns
    Environment

    A 'Climate Apartheid' Is Right Around the Corner, UN Warns

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|June 25, 2019

    The UN’s special rapporteur on human rights offers a blistering rebuke to governments. Read more

  • Article: Sydney Declares Climate Emergency, Joining Fast-Growing Global Movement
    Environment

    Sydney Declares Climate Emergency, Joining Fast-Growing Global Movement

    By Joe McCarthy|June 21, 2019

    “This emergency is not just about the numbers, it is about our communities.” Read more

  • Article: The Young Conservative Trying to Get More Republicans to Fight Climate Change
    Environment

    The Young Conservative Trying to Get More Republicans to Fight Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy|June 13, 2019

    “For too long, conservatives have been anti-everything the Democrats have proposed.” Read more

  • Feature: Youth Leaders Tell Us Why They're Skipping School for Climate Action
    FeatureEnvironment

    Youth Leaders Tell Us Why They're Skipping School for Climate Action

    By Joe McCarthy|March 15, 2019

    “We need to capitalize on all this optimism.” Read more

  • Article: The Green New Deal Likely Won't Pass — Here's Why It's Still Important
    Environment

    The Green New Deal Likely Won't Pass — Here's Why It's Still Important

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 8, 2019

    “We must be as ambitious and innovative in our solutions as possible.” Read more

  • Article: Paul McCartney's New Song Completely Blasts Climate-Denying World Leaders
    Environment

    Paul McCartney's New Song Completely Blasts Climate-Denying World Leaders

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Sept. 17, 2018

    The Beatles frontman wrote a climate change ballad. Read more

  • Article: Pakistan's New Leader Vows to Plant 10 Billion Trees
    Environment

    Pakistan's New Leader Vows to Plant 10 Billion Trees

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 6, 2018

    He’s pulled off similar feats in the past. Read more

  • Article: Bloomberg Launches $70 Million 'Climate Challenge' to Drive Action
    Finance & Innovation

    Bloomberg Launches $70 Million 'Climate Challenge' to Drive Action

    By Joe McCarthy|June 4, 2018

    "Mayors don't look at climate change as an ideological issue." Read more