Stories by Reynard Loki

Reynard Loki is AlterNet's environment and food editor. Follow him on Twitter @reynardloki. Email him at [email protected] subscribe to Reynard Loki's feed

Posted on: Oct 18, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Soda sales may be declining among the more affluent, but a complex battle over public health rages on.

Posted on: Oct 18, 2015, Source: AlterNet

An analysis to find out just how green America's 100 most populous cities are yields some surprising results.

Posted on: Oct 14, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The debate over recycling obscures a bigger problem: We consume way too much to begin with.

Posted on: Oct 14, 2015, Source: AlterNet

In defending his holistic trainer, the New England Patriots quarterback takes aim at how food companies have hijacked American nutrition.

Posted on: Oct 14, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Thanks to the carbon dioxide that we have already emitted, millions of Americans will eventually have to find a new place to live.

Posted on: Oct 13, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Pranksters asked food experts to taste "organic snacks" that were actually artfully sliced McNuggests and cheeseburgers.

Posted on: Oct 6, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Environmentalists and agribusiness are waging a pitched battle over the use of pesticides.

Posted on: Oct 2, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The problems are piling up at the company's front door.

Posted on: Sep 25, 2015, Source: AlterNet

"The misuse and destruction of the environment are also accompanied by a relentless process of exclusion," the pontiff said.

Posted on: Sep 23, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The Democratic presidential front-runner has finally broken her silence on the controversial project.

Posted on: Sep 17, 2015, Source: AlterNet

It's not funny that climate change got barely a mention at the second GOP presidential debate. But some of the Twitter reactions are.

Posted on: Sep 15, 2015, Source: AlterNet

GOP-led climate denial threatens the future of the entire world.

Posted on: Sep 10, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Extreme weather events are becoming more frequent and more intense. For some, that's just fine.

Posted on: Sep 9, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Experts warn that the G20's massive infrastructure plan will cause "rapid ecological deterioration."

Posted on: Sep 6, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Just because a package is labeled 100% Angus Beef doesn't mean that's what it is.

Posted on: Aug 27, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Two Republican bills in Congress seek to pillage U.S. National Forests in the name of corporate profit.

Posted on: Aug 23, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Apparently the president cares more about Big Oil than the environment, endangered animals, indigenous people — even his own climate legacy.

Posted on: Aug 22, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Scientists are still trying to understand the radioactive effects of the world's second biggest nuclear disaster.

Posted on: Aug 20, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The massive use of antibiotics on factory farmed animals is leading the world toward a time when common infections and minor injuries will once again be deadly to humans.

Posted on: Aug 16, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The pesticides used on potato farms in rural Minnesota are harming human health and the environment.