Glenn Hurowitz

Glenn Hurowitz is a senior fellow at the Center for International Policy.

The Climate Premium: Russian Fires Cause Wheat Prices to Skyrocket

The world’s breakfast eaters are about to get a hot, steaming serving of climate change with their bagels and croissants. In response to the climate …

Tough Love

Are environmentalists responsible for climate failure?

Environmentalists and their allies have expressed “disappointment” at the failure of the Senate to cap carbon pollution this year. A few bold voices have even suggested, gingerly, that President Obama might bear just a teensy bit of responsibility for this failure by not aggressively lobbying the Senate to take action or launching a consistent public campaign for action. Meanwhile, the White House isn’t shying from putting the blame squarely on environmentalists.

Amanda Little Needs to Rinse the Oil Out of Her Brain

I’ve always loved Amanda Little’s writing – and her news-breaking, hard-hitting interviews. But her latest incarnation as a “pro-drilling environmentalist,” while clearly well-meaning, is so …

Climate & Energy Bill Will Do More For Health Than Health Care Legislation

This post was co-authored by Dr. Rahul Rajkumar, a physician at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston. As oil and gas continue to spew out …

EPA Analysis: Rainforests Key to Climate Legislation Affordability, Integrity

This post was co-authored by Andrew Stevenson of Resources for the Future and Climate Advisers. The EPA analysis of the American Power Act shines a …

Stealth Wealth

Underground green economy employing millions

UPDATE: Thousands more people are now being employed in the “restoration economy” to clean up the oil spill. Jobs are just one more reason why …

Bad to the Last Drop

Saudi oil cheaper than American oil

To offshore drilling advocates, the oil-soaked birds washing up on the Gulf shore are a regrettable sacrifice in our pursuit of a higher calling: energy …

Unicorn Economics

Raiding rainforest funds in climate legislation will turn cost projections into fantasy

An endangered unicorn protected by one of the imaginary offsets created if Kerry-Graham-Lieberman raids funds for tropical rainforests.In the ongoing negotiations over the Kerry-Graham-Lieberman bill, …

Osama Bin Loggin

Illegal logging funding Taliban attacks on U.S. troops

In case you didn’t have enough reasons to dislike the Taliban, The Wall Street Journal’s Yaroslav Trofimov looks at how they’re using revenue from illegal …