All Articles on Climate

Slamming Use of Poor Communities as 'Dumping Grounds' by Corporate Polluters, Jay Inslee Unveils Plan to Hold Fossil Fuel Giants Accountable
"For too long we have allowed the forces of economic injustice and environmental racism to perpetuate inequality and lack of opportunity. Now it is time to build environmental justice into everything we do."
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Remaining at the present level would imply a continued carnage at the “commodity extraction frontier” until so little is left that eternal warfare and collapse are inevitable. (Remko de Waal/Getty-AFP) Views
Never-Ending Growth?
The fatal flaw in the plan to end poverty and save the planet.
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Kolkata, India: Temperatures soar past 40˚C during a June 2019 heatwave. (Photo: Piyal Adhikary / EPA) Views
Heatwave: Think It’s Hot in Europe? The Human Body Is Already Close to Thermal Limits Elsewhere
Spare a thought for less fortunate communities who are routinely experiencing extraordinary temperatures.
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The classrooms of universities and multiversities, are concentrated arenas of learning that offer special opportunities to raise students and intellectuals to speak up for the poor, for Mother Earth and her children. (Photo: Nnimmo Bassey) Views
We Must Wake the World From Slumber to Tackle the Existential Crises of Our Days
The classroom of life has no graduation.
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 Young activists hold up their posters as they take part in a Fridays for Future demonstration for urgent climate action on June 14, 2019 in Hamburg, northern Germany. News
'Bravo!' 'Great News!': Cheers as European Investment Bank Unveils Proposal to Stop Funding Fossil Fuel Projects
"With this move, the world's largest multilateral lender is now poised to leave oil, gas, and coal in the past," says Oil Change International, praising it as "a massive step forward on climate leadership."
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Geopolitical Crimes are ongoing and others are being initiated to reflect current realities. (Photo: CommonDreams) Views
Geopolitical Crimes: A Revolutionary Proposal
We can no longer afford the occurrence of deliberate choices by representatives of leading governments that pose grave harm to the human interest in achieving humane societies and a sustainable future for the species
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Johnson will jeopardize our children’s future, because he is a climate denier. (Photo: Dominic Lipinski/PA Images via Getty Images) Views
Meet Boris, the UK’s Climate-Denying New Prime Minister & "Donald Trump of Britain"
No wonder the Republicans are excited, as Boris Johnson is one of their own. He is cut from the same cloth.
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'Our Pressure Is Working' Says Sunrise Movement as CNN and MSNBC Announce Climate Events for 2020 White House Hopefuls
"But we also want to be clear: these are not climate debates," the group added, reiterating its demand for a DNC-sponsored debate
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Trolling Trump 101
Little 'No Puppet' Donnie. Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Poor little "No Puppet - You're the Puppet" Donnie. It seems the whole 80 minutes he was babbling earlier this week to a conference of eager young conservatives for Turning Point USA, Trump was standing before a bogus, virtuoso, downright heroic...
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While Global Temps Soared, Study Shows US Media Coverage of Right-Wing Think Tanks' Climate Lies Actually Rose Over Past 5 Years
"The media should not give these organizations a platform, and if they must cover them, do a better job of alerting readers and viewers who is funding them."
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