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'We Are in a Climate Emergency': Late-December Wildfires Ravage Colorado

"None of this is normal," said Colorado state Rep. Leslie Herod. "We are not OK."

Jake Johnson ·


Updated Extinction Assessment Drives Fresh Call to 'Save Life on Earth'

"Every new look at extinction shows that we're running out of time to save wildlife and ultimately ourselves."

Andrea Germanos ·


'Alarming': ALEC's New Model Bill Would Penalize Banks for Divesting From Fossil Fuels

One critic called the proposal, which describes green investment policies as a form of "energy discrimination," a "desperate attempt by fossil fuel companies and their lobbyists to maintain their profits."

Kenny Stancil ·


What Can Individual Bank Customers Do for Climate Justice? Unite.

Big bank executives should be given a clear choice: ignore thousands of their customers or stop funding fossil fuels.

Sarah Lasoff ·


'Lighting the Fuse on a Massive Carbon Bomb': Biden Rebuked on Eve of Drilling Lease Sale

"It's hard to imagine a more dangerous, hypocritical action in the aftermath of the climate summit."

Brett Wilkins ·


Global Alliance Launches With the Goal of Bringing About the 'End of Oil and Gas'

"Costa Rica and Denmark and those that have joined them in the Beyond Oil and Gas Alliance are changing the game."

Jake Johnson ·


Petition From 14 Youth Leaders Says UN Must 'Declare a Systemwide Climate Emergency'

"The climate emergency—which threatens every person on the planet into the foreseeable future—is at least as serious a threat as a global pandemic and similarly requires urgent international action."

Jake Johnson ·


Over 700 Groups Demand 'Real Climate Solutions, Not Net-Zero Promises'

"The only way to avoid climate catastrophe is to undertake… deep, systemic, and just transformations of our energy, food, transport, and industrial systems."

Jessica Corbett ·


'We're Not Stopping': Weeklong D.C. Climate Protests End With 650+ Arrests, Vows to Fight On

"There is no other planet to escape to. Water is life... They need to listen to the youth. They need to hear us speak our cries."

Brett Wilkins ·


'Biden, Can You Hear Us Now?' Ask Indigenous Leaders Amid Arrests at Fossil Fuel Protest

One activist had a message for the president: "If you're claiming to be a leader for our climate crisis... then you need to start living up to your word."

Brett Wilkins ·

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