Why every good COP turns into a bad COP

Why every good COP turns into a bad COPInternational action always falls victim to national interest As the leaders of Africa’s most prominent democracies passionately called for climate justice at the UN climate conference in Egypt, there was no indication that the developed world’s response would go beyond minimal contributions that fall far short of what’s needed. Indeed, there’s no indication that the…

Leaders in the sunset of their lives slow-marching us to extinction

The U.S. and the rest of the world are drifting apart as our planet continues to burn in the Climate Emergency

Leaders in the sunset of their lives slow-marching us to extinctionAs you leave the enchanting town of Saumur to enter the lush and abundant forests adorning the rivers Indre and Loire in France, you are transported to another age, a sense of the centuries melting away. The forest suddenly yields to a brilliant glade with the land rising towards a distant horizon, bringing into view…