Bill McKibben, founder of 350.org and author most recently of Radio Free Vermont: A Fable of Resistance, is initiator of Tar Sands Action. He is the Schumann Distinguished Scholar at Middlebury College in Vermont and one of the Sojourners contributing editors. 

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The Price of Victory

by Bill McKibben 07-01-2009

Winning can be nearly as hard as losing. Everything changed for the American environmental movement with Barack Obama’s victory.

Sounding the Alarm Bell

by Bill McKibben 05-01-2009

The next step for the climate change movement.

The Leadership Gap on Global Warming

by Bill McKibben 09-19-2007

Here's the word from the physical world: On Sept. 10, scientists studying satellite images of the Arctic reported that sea ice covered 4.32 million square kilometers of the north. The old record, set two years before: 5.34 million square kilometers. Mark Serreze, an Arctic specialist at the U.S. National Snow and Ice Data Centre at Colorado University in Denver, said, "It's amazing. It's simply [...]

Stepping It Up to Save the Earth

by Bill McKibben 07-01-2007

The fight against global warming will require a movement full of fire and prayer. That movement has begun...

Sins of Emission

by Bill McKibben 03-01-2004

No politician seriously believes that Americans are willing to deal with global warming. Is it too late to prove them wrong?

It's the Environment, Stupid

by Bill McKibben 09-01-2002
How could anyone have gotten so out of touch with physical reality?