Posts Tagged ‘water wars’

Showtime, Syria, and the Faces of Climate Change

Twenty years ago, a hugely influential article by Robert Kaplan titled “The Coming Anarchy,” was published in The Atlantic magazine. Kaplan argued that the environment would be the “national security issue of the¬†early twenty-first century.” He predicted that resource scarcity and ecological degradation would be destabilizing forces in the developing world, “making more and more…Continue Reading…

Water Woes in Iraq

This could get ugly. (Hat Tip: John Fleck.)

About Those Water Wars

Never you worry. Looks like a lot of journalists, academics and environmentalists bought into a big myth.