Developing Nations

Immigration

Closing the U.S. border is a false solution to the climate crisis

by Kim Lobaria, Rising Tide activist Anti-immigrant forces are playing on fears about global warming. And while global warming is a real threat, it doesn’t come from immigrants but from fossil fuel companies that are destroying our Earth. Poor immigrants … Continued

International

International groups call for U.N. protocol on climate refugees

by Martha Pskowski The global community has issued a call for a new protocol on immigration, as climate change threatens developing countries, that the United Nations must heed. At the recent climate talks in Cancún, the Equity and Justice Working … Continued

Politics

Today We Stand for Human Rights

Today is the 60th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights - a document that has had a profound affect globally on human dignity. Despite 60 years of clearly defined and generally accepted freedoms, we are still struggling to … Continued