• by Michael Lerner Poverty is declining as GDP grows over 5%, but environmental harm is on the rise.Americas,Bolivia,Climate change,economic growth,Evo Morales,Lake Poopó,Lake Titicaca,mining,Michael Lerner

    Dry Lake Poopó, Bolivia. Source: Stockholm International Water Institute/flickr.
  • Flooding in Paraguay. Source: GNDR/flickr

    by Michael Lerner While hosting a MercoSur summit, Paraguay was hit by a two-day strike and flooding.Americas,flooding,Horacio Cartes,MERCOSUR,Paraguay,Paraguay river,SEN,strike,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Dec 23, 2015, 12:20 PM EST