America is finally waking up to the reality and the magnitude of the climate crisis. Climate-related disasters will continue to affect our communities as warming increases, and people will continue to wake up. It’s not going to just go away. At some point, soon I hope, a revenue-neutral carbon tax will become politically possible. […]
In just a few decades, the way we live has been completely transformed, thanks to Internet technology. We now shop, date, work, play, and learn — all online. In an even briefer period, mobile technology has allowed us to perform these activities not only at home but also while on the go. This transformation has […]
The 34 member countries of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development have agreed to work towards a deal on combating climate change at the United Nations Climate Change Conference, known as COP21*, to be held in Paris in December 2015. Those attending the organisation’s annual two-day ministerial council meeting that began in Paris […]
In his letter dated April 22, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s national security adviser, Yossi Cohen, included a policy paper written by chief Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat in preparation for a Palestinian rejection of American mediation efforts and Israeli overtures. The paper was written in March, nearly a month before Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas made […]
Lloyd’s of London called on the insurance industry to factor climate change into risk models on Thursday, adding its voice to those demanding the economic impact of extreme weather be taken seriously. For the first time, the global insurance market said the industry should consider climate change as a result of increasing greenhouse gas […]
Virtually every country on Earth will be able to build or acquire drones capable of firing missiles within the next ten years. Armed aerial drones will be used for targeted killings
Secretary of State John Kerry indicated Tuesday that he would cooperate with a new congressional oversight committee hearing on Benghazi
We need to make sure something like this never happens again. Some big mistakes were made under Hillary Clinton’s watch.