All Articles on Climate

The industrial food system only exists today because of the support it gets from governments which march in lockstep with corporate lobbyists. (Photo: Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images) Views
Step Aside Agribusiness, It's Time for Real Solutions to the Climate Crisis
Big food and agribusiness companies are desperate to portray themselves as part of the solution to the climate crisis. But there is no way to reconcile what's needed to heal our planet with their unflinching commitment to growth.
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Game On
The bar at Trump Tower today. Press pool photo So it begins. Finally, the Dems found a fragment of a spine. Pelosi's declaration of the whimsical, better-late-than-never notion that "nobody is above the law" came on a day chock full of weirdness. There was Trump's sweaty, babbling, shouting...
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The concept of conserving energy is an age-old philosophy embodied in use of the word “reduce.” Those who only see the horrible potential of climate change have an unfortunate tendency to mimic the behavior of climate change deniers as they themselves deny the dangers of alternative energy sources. (Photo: TLPOSCHARSKY/Flickr/cc) Views
What Is Energy Denial?
Our guiding principle needs to be that the only form of truly clean energy is less energy.
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The Greenland ice sheet may melt at a pace that could break records set in 2012 this year as a heatwave from Europe turns north. News
To Stop the Worst Effects of the Climate Crisis, Report Says 'The Level of Ambition Needs to be Tripled'—At Minimum
The new U.N. report referencing increasing impacts of the climate crisis underscores the need for urgent action.
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'We Want to Show Them We Are Serious': 16 Youth Activists File Suit Against Major Nations for Failing to Act on Climate Crisis
"The climate crisis is a children's rights crisis."
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President Donald Trump attends a United Nations event on Religious Freedom at U.N. Headquarters in New York, September 23, 2019 News
Turning Back on Climate Summit, Trump Hosts 'Religious Freedom' Session at UN
"It's most importantly a snub to the young people pleading for action on climate change."
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Greta Thunberg speaks during the UN Climate Action Summit on September 23, 2019 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York City. News
'How Dare You!': Greta Thunberg Rages at 'Fairytales of Eternal Economic Growth' at UN Climate Summit
"Entire ecosytems are collapsing. We are at the beginning of a mass extinction and all you can talk about is money."
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'If a House Is on Fire, You Don't Add Fuel': 530 Groups Back Call to Rapidly Phase Out Fossil Fuels Worldwide
Widespread support for the Lofoten Declaration comes as world leaders meet in NYC for the U.N. Climate Action Summit.
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Activists Unfurl 'Exxon Knew, Make Them Pay' Banner Outside Meeting of Fossil Fuel CEOs Steps From UN Climate Summit
"People are here in front, making it clear—#ExxonKnew about climate impacts and still put profit over people."
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Want Real Climate Ambition? Keep Polluting Industries Out and Make Them Pay.
The industries that have fueled this crisis should have no part in dictating the solutions—rather, they should be made to pay to address the massive damages they have caused and to finance real solutions to the crisis.
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