The Paris negotiation was always a distraction from the real work of reducing humanity’s planetary footprint.
To the surprise of exactly no one, negotiators in Paris were unable to hammer out a deal by today’s deadline.
Friday marks the last official day of the Paris climate summit, but expect this one to run into overtime as disagreements abound.
Only four of twenty countries polled show that a majority supports a deal: Spain, Canada, the UK and France.
Regular readers know the answer: not very effective at all.
…and that may not be such a bad thing.
As Donald Trump takes the oath, an essay on the historical forces that have shaped this moment by Walter Russell Mead.
Clearly a lot of frustration for the outgoing American President has been stored up in the Russian psyche.
If the term “intellectual” only encompasses thinkers on the Left, then it is only natural that right-wing populists would turn it into a slur.
Paul Ryan will target $40 in private investment for every $1 his caucus approves in infrastructure spending.