Occasional Links 45

International Development:

1) William Easterly on Wolfowitz and the World Bank.

2) The problem with carbon offsetting.

3) The key to solving the climate change crisis is technology, says Jeffrey Sachs.

4) Orion Magazine: Do environmentalists conspire against their own interests? (Part one, part two)

5) Gristmil: Feeding the world sustainably.

Politics & Economics:

6) A lesser known definition of neoliberalism.

7) The Nonprofit Industrial Complex: Is there such a thing as too much civil society?

Progressive Christianity:

8) A short history of the Christian Right.

9) The rise of centrist evangelicalism.

Others:

10) Relativism has made liberal openness appear weak, empty and repugnant compared with the clarity of dogma.