I am a Paris-based author, actor and environmentalist. My tenth collection of poetry, Shelf, will be published later this year. This is a selection of my journalistic work.
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The Amazon rainforest is the best preserved of the three great tropical forest basins.
It is the biggest store of biodiversity in the world.
It regulates rainfall patterns across Latin America and beyond.
It is home to the world’s largest river, which is responsible for one-fifth of the freshwater flowing into the oceans and is one of the most important...
How Leonard Cohen's parting words apply even more deeply to our plight today
By Rufo Quintavalle in Opinion | March 31st 2018
“It is only when the emergency becomes articulate that we can locate that willingness to serve.” Leonard Cohen
Shortly before he died in November 2016, Leonard Cohen gave a press conference to discuss his new album, You Want it Darker. During the conference he spoke about the use he made in the album’s title song of the Hebrew word, hineni. This word which translates a...
Without a reduction in the number of cars on the road electric vehicles will simply drive us to hell by a more scenic route.
A focus on innovation can be an impediment to genuine progress in the food system.
Coal is in decline, and it may be terminal.
There is no scientific consensus on the safety of GMOs and no evidence that their commercialization has been beneficial to society as a whole; until there is, it is prudent to just say no.
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Real assets can have real environmental impact and are ideal investments for young people with new wealth....
Divestment is the necessary first step to building the new economy.
What now for Europe's Jews after Copenhagen and Par...