Journalists who specialize in the UN are rare; George Russell’s retirement is unhappy news.
After frisking us for explosives, the UN repeatedly assures us that we’re good people.
Earth Hour is a project of the World Wildlife Fund. The truckloads of free publicity this event attracts may be the primary reason the WWF is now the world’s wealthiest environmental organization.
Celebrities such as Danny Glover may think natural disasters such as the Haiti earthquake of 2010 are connected to global warming. But neither they – nor we – should imagine that these opinions are meaningful.