Links I Liked

  1. "Escape or Die." Shipping and piracy are great examples of what can happen when international and domestic legal systems break down.  A remarkable story.
  2. 4 pollution problems the EPA has mostly fixed.
  3. China Adds Equivalent of France's Entire Solar Capacity in Three Months.  Meanwhile, the Chinese Ministry of the Environment is cracking down on hydropower projects, blocking one on the grounds that it threatens a nature preserve.
  4. Theories of Change: Passing Fad or Paradigm Shift?
  5. Marine Le Pen goes to New York.  "It should be pointed out that Le Pen didn’t make TIME’s list of the world’s 100 most influential people because of the way she dresses."