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Rebecca Solnit

US & Canada

Emerging From Darkness, the Edward Snowden Story

An open letter to Edward Snowden.

US & Canada

Google eats the world

As Google continues to build its digital empire, concerns continue to be raised over its practices and ambitions.

US & Canada

A rape a minute, a thousand corpses a year

Violence doesn't have a race, a class, a religion, or a nationality, but it does have a gender, writes Solnit.

Environment

The sky's the limit: The demanding gifts of 2012

The great environmental battle of our time is about money, about who benefits from climate destruction and who loses.

Environment

The fourth horseman of the apocalypse: Hurricane Sandy rides in

Hurricane Sandy did what no activist could have done adequately: Put climate change back on the agenda.

Environment

Our words are our weapons against the destruction of the world by greed

We should call it how it is and no longer hide behind the doublespeak that permeates throughout America.

US & Canada

Ms Civil Society vs Mr Unaccountable

The Occupy movement has taken the development of civil society into a previously unimaginable direction.