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Climate Change Is Triggering a New Refugee Crisis—Inside the US

More than 1.2 million Americans are currently displaced from their homes because of climate change impacts—including increasingly severe storms, wildfires, and flooding.

Salote Soqo ·


Avoiding Real Change: The Myth of Green Capitalism

Capitalism’s DNA makes it unfit to cope with the fallout from climate change, which in no small part is the product of capitalism itself.

Katharina Pistor ·


Avi Lewis Hoping Canadians' Climate Concerns Deliver Electoral 'Upset of Epic Proportions'

"We need to send Avi to Ottawa to shake up the entire political establishment, including his own party, and tip the scales in favor of people and the planet," said environmentalist David Suzuki.

Brett Wilkins ·


Welcome to the Pyrocene: Fossil Fuel Combustion Has Thrust Us Into a New Fire Age

Our fires in living landscapes and those made with fossil fuels have been reshaping the Earth. The result is too much bad fire and too little good, and way too much combustion overall.

Steve Pyne ·


Letting the World Burn: The Question of Governance

The primary cause of the worsening situation is not the combustion of fossil fuels, but the massive political dereliction that has allowed the bonfire to go on after we knew that it posed a potentially lethal threat to humankind.

David Orr ·


The Time to Act Is Now: President and Army Corps of Engineers Must Halt Line 3

Toxic pipeline permits ignore Indigenous rights, climate and clean water concerns.

Samuel Strong ·


Beware: Big Oil Lies About the Climate

Fires, floods, killer heat-waves, droughts, and hurricanes are ravaging homes and families throughout the world. Some fear that this might be the new normal; however, the truth is that this is just the start of something much worse.

Jane Vosburg ·


There Is Little Doubt the Climate Crisis Is Here—Now What Do We Do About It?

We can't undo what we have done, but we can alter how bad the future becomes.

Jesse Jackson ·


US Breaks Summer Heat Record Set During Dust Bowl in 1936: NOAA

"I wondered if I would live to see one of America's most iconic weather records fall—the record for hottest summer, set in the great Dust Bowl of 1936," said one meteorologist. "Finally, in 2021, the record has fallen."

Jon Queally ·


Climate Campaigners Demand 'Action, Not Words' After Biden's 'Code Red' Comments

"If President Biden believes this is an actual 'code red' situation, he should treat it as such by declaring a climate emergency immediately through an executive order and stopping all fossil fuel projects."

Brett Wilkins ·

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