Stories by Michael Klare

Michael T. Klare, a TomDispatch regular, is a professor of peace and world security studies at Hampshire College and the author, most recently, of The Race for What’s Left. A documentary movie version of his book Blood and Oil is available from the Media Education Foundation. Follow him on Twitter at @mklare1. subscribe to Michael Klare's feed

Posted on: Apr 29, 2017, Source: TomDispatch

It would cost just $4.4 billion to save 20 million African lives, but the world won't pony up.

Posted on: Feb 14, 2017, Source: TomDispatch

Trump's foreign policies only embolden our adversaries.

Posted on: Jan 17, 2017, Source: TomDispatch

Between North Korea, the Middle East, China, and The Baltics, our president elect is in way over his head.

Posted on: Dec 15, 2016, Source: TomDispatch

His carbon-obsessed energy policy will make America Smoggy Again.

Posted on: Nov 6, 2016, Source: Tom Dispatch

The growing global nuclear threat is real.

Posted on: Sep 16, 2016, Source: TomDispatch

In a year of record-setting heat on a blistered globe, with fast-warming oceans, fast-melting ice caps, and fast-rising sea levels, the future is looking bleak.

Posted on: Jul 15, 2016, Source: TomDispatch

Despite the advances of renewable energy, fossil fuels will continue to dominate the global landscape for decades to come.

Posted on: May 26, 2016, Source: TomDispatch

With a busted business model, oil economies head for the unknown.

Posted on: Jan 14, 2016, Source: TomDispatch

The longer such price levels persist, the more devastating the consequences are likely to be.

Posted on: May 28, 2015, Source: Tom Dispatch

What is a declining superpower to do in the face of widespread defiance?

Posted on: Feb 12, 2015, Source: TomDispatch

It will be a nightmare of environmental degradation and global conflict.

Posted on: Sep 4, 2014, Source: Tom Dispatch

The Obama administration is on course to increase oil production on U.S. territory in every way imaginable.

Posted on: Jul 8, 2014, Source:

Wherever you look, the world is aflame with new or intensifying conflicts.

Posted on: Feb 14, 2014, Source: Tom Dispatch

Three signs of retreat in the global war on climate change

Posted on: Sep 10, 2013, Source: TomDispatch

Let's hope we can figure out a way to power civilization by 2040 without relying on coal.