Five years post-collapse, Piketty and Elizabeth Warren offer a way ahead. That's why the right must destroy them
Even as water grows more precious, the Environmental Protection Agency has permitted oil and gas, mining and other industries to contaminate aquifers in more
Last year, the journal Nature asked me to write a Comment piece after they read one of my posts on prolonged drought and "Dust-Bowlification." The article was published October 27, 2011 (here, subs. req'd).
There is no better time than the Thanksgiving Holiday to explore the connection between our food and the land it comes from. Ken Burns, America's premiere documentarian, has tackled topics from jazz to the Civil War. His new film chronicles the Dust Bowl, the massive ecological disaster that plagued a large swath of U. S.