Throwing down the gauntlet to the climate crisis, Joe Biden unveiled an ambitious new pledge to halve US carbon emissions over the next 9 years as he called on world leaders to “overcome the greatest existential crisis of our time:”

Addressing a virtual gathering of over 40 heads of state…


Is the US president a secret Russian agent? It’s an unsettling question which came up during the last election after US intelligence agencies concluded that Moscow helped the former property tycoon to steal the presidential race. …


In less than four months, Americans will head to the polls to vote for their next president. And, whilst each election gets billed as ‘the most important in a generation’, this one is much bigger than that. …


A quiet revolution is taking place: it’s happening on the streets around us, why, it’s even being televised into our living rooms.

Last night, the UK’s main broadcaster aired “Climate Change: The Facts” during prime time TV. …


Wildfires

When the history of this time is written from an underground bunker somewhere, our generation will be remembered as the one that failed the human race. After all, it was on our watch that the climate went to hell in a hart cart whilst we all looked all complicit in…


In less than four weeks Americans will head to the polls for the midterm elections. And, whilst most elections get billed as the most important in a generation, this one really is. …


An apocalyptic world plagued by raging wildfires, blistering heatwaves, punishing super storms, and catastrophic food shortages will be unleashed within our lifetimes. That’s according to a landmark UN climate report released today.

In order to avoid such a horrific fate, (which may strike as early as 2040), the world’s leading…

Aiko Stevenson

Aiko Stevenson is a freelance writer from Hong Kong. She has a Masters from the University of Edinburgh, and has worked at the BBC, Bloomberg, CNN, CNBC Europe

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