The fight for renewable energy cannot hinge simply on a shift from fossil fuels to solar and wind power. In cities like New York, the fight for democratized clean energy has begun.
Ashley Dawson is professor of Postcolonial Studies in the English Department at the Graduate Center / City University of New York and the College of Staten Island. He is the author of the new book People’s Power: Reclaiming the Energy Commons.
Brazil’s right-wing interim government will set the country on a path of wholesale environmental destruction.
We should fight Zika with better public health, not genetically modified mosquitos.