Half of the world's wealthiest countries (and biggest polluters) are not going to bother to meet their own commitments to emissions reductions.
The stream of migrants crossing the Mexican border these days includes many who come from the other side of the world.
The violence of the Pakistan-India conflict induces acute mental health problems among these women and others. Only two psychiatric facilities exist for a population of 7 million.
The question now is whether the U.S. will penalize New Delhi via the Counter America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act.
The law had been in place since 1861, when the country was still a colony of the British empire.
Our fixation on efficiency and markets is destroying whole swaths of the planet. Only a genuine people's movement can offer a remedy.
Waterlogged hillsides are dangerous. For those who live on them, or further downhill, they can be life-threatening.
Yet another global survey has identified the devastation of the Anthropocene. By 2050, the landscapes will be degraded even more.