Category: environmental politics

Rights of Nature and the UN

The UN met recently to discuss the ongoing “Dialogue on Harmony with Nature” and the Rights of Nature here in New York. Professor Klaus Bosselmann was there to promote and discuss work supporting the idea of an Earth Charter. Bosselmann is Director...

American bison

Bison to become first national mammal

Some exciting news on the conservation front. Thanks to various US and Native efforts, the bison is making a comeback. Also interesting to note the role the Teddy Roosevelt and the Bronx Zoo played in their conservation, both tidbits of US history...