Localist movements fail by treating a symptom of capitalism, the crippling of local communities, as if it's the disease.
07 Apr 2014 07:20 GMT | US & Canada, United Kingdom, United States
Carrying on with ecologically suicidal economic policies will lead to more frequent and destructive disasters.
04 Aug 2013 05:45 GMT | Environment, Humanitarian crises, US & Canada, Latin America, Brazil
A queue may reflect society at large, but does paying more money gives the right to jump the line?
21 Jun 2013 17:50 GMT | US & Canada, China, India, Tunisia, United States
The world does not lack the knowledge about how to build a water-secure future - but "lacks the political will".
Stan Cox | 06 May 2013 10:08 GMT
Although many thought Hurricane Sandy was a sufficient alarm, the West simply keeps pushing the snooze button.
Stan Cox | 31 Jan 2013 10:37 GMT | Environment, Humanitarian crises, US & Canada, Pakistan, Philippines
There is a need to impose a strict and low ceiling on consumption of fossil fuels while ensuring fair access to them.
Stan Cox | 01 Dec 2012 08:45 GMT | Environment, US & Canada, Australia, Qatar, Saudi Arabia
Pharmaceutical compounds are increasingly polluting the world's waterways, with dire consequences.
Stan Cox | 24 Aug 2012 13:21 GMT | Health, Environment, US & Canada, China, France
With world grain production in jeopardy and rising food prices, countries need to bolster their food security.
Stan Cox | 23 Jul 2012 19:24 GMT | US & Canada, Latin America, Brazil, China, Colombia
Use of power-hungry appliances is skyrocketing in the developing world, and is a major factor of CO2 emissions.
Stan Cox | 20 Jul 2012 10:53 GMT | Environment, US & Canada, Latin America, Afghanistan, Brazil
Overproduction and overconsumption are major factors in the ecological crises the world faces today.
Stan Cox | 21 Jun 2012 08:09 GMT | Environment, Business & Economy, US & Canada, India, Japan
In a country with huge potential oil wealth, food rationing and distribution is keeping much of the population alive.
Stan Cox | 30 Apr 2012 17:54 GMT | US & Canada, Latin America, Argentina, Bangladesh, Brazil
A teacher struggles to help young people caught in a vicious cycle of drugs and violence in Mexico's Guerrero state.
Latin America, Mexico, Education
Al Jazeera investigates the shocking truth behind a deadly Israeli attack on a US naval vessel.
Israel, Politics, United States
TechKnow looks at the controversy surrounding psychedelic science and asks if a party drug can help cure PTSD.
Health, PTSD, Drugs
Hungary's foreign minister defends the country's refugee policy and challenges Europe's "political correctness".
Refugees, Politics, Europe