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Groups Call Time on Obama: Veto Congress' KXL Bill, Then Kill Project Outright
Soaked with contributions from oil and gas interests, members of Republican-controlled House easily approve tar sands pipeline project
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Geoengineering Has No Place Among Serious Climate Solutions, Declare Experts
Following pair of reports from National Academy of Sciences, critics of techno-fix to global warming speak out loudly and clearly
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Scientists and Economists Call on Obama and Kerry to Reject the Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline
Earlier today, ninety-five scientists and economists released a letter urging President Obama and Secretary Kerry to reject the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline, calling it a "step in the wrong direction" if the Obama administration is serious about addressing climate change. The letter draws upon...
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People Power, the Solution to Climate Inaction
BRISBANE, Australia - Nothing is more important to farmers like me than the weather. It affects the growth and quality of our crops and livestock, and has a major impact on global food supply. The world’s weather is being messed up by global warming, mainly caused by the burning of fossil fuels,...
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Our Addiction to Fossil Fuel Is Taking Us on the Road to Nowhere
On Saturday I joined a panel at the Munich Security Conference in Germany and talked about global security and energy security. You might be surprised to see Greenpeace at a security conference. The room was full of members of the "strategic community", people who are not the crowd we normally...
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Plan B? What Happened to Plan A?
Why we shouldn’t fund geoengineering experimentation, and what we still need to learn about the climate
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The Debt Slavery Must End to Prevent Environmental Catastrophes: Will Greece Kick Start a Paradigm Shift?
Greeks are used to making history, and they are at it again. What does the recent rise of Syriza, with the appointment of the financial minister Yanis Varoufakis, mean for global environmental change? A not-so-subtle fil rouge , contingent upon both resource consumption and waste production, exists...
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After the Fracking Ban
What’s next for New York’s environmental movement?
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Environmental Movement Has Held Back the Keystone XL Pipeline, for Good Reason
Ditching the Keystone XL pipeline should be a no-brainer. The 1,179-mile pipeline extension would carry some of the world’s dirtiest oil from the tar sands of Alberta, Canada to the Gulf Coast of Texas. And it shouldn’t be necessary to repeat this, but since we have a Congress controlled by a party...
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As Students on a Warming Planet, We Demand to Know: Which Side Are You On?
Ahead of Global Divestment Day, the climate crisis falls on deaf ears at Swarthmore College
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