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'Nature and Physics Will Not Fall for It': Greta Thunberg Rips Into Climate Theatrics of World Leaders

"Let's be clear—what you are doing is not about climate action or responding to an emergency. It never was."

Brett Wilkins ·


Despite Risks, Climate Activists Lead Fight Against Oil Giant's Drilling Projects in Uganda

"We cannot drink oil. This is why we cannot accept the construction of the East African Crude Oil Pipeline." 

Brett Wilkins ·


Big Oil Takes Huge Loss in a Day of Game-Changing Climate News

Dutch court ruling and two shareholder revolts bring new hope against climate emergency.

Mark Hertsgaard ·


Court Rules Australian Government Has Duty to Protect Children, Environment From Climate Impacts

"This is the first time a court of law, anywhere in the world, has recognized that a government minister has a duty of care to protect young people from the catastrophic harms of climate change."

Brett Wilkins ·


'We Can Change': In New Film, Greta Thunberg Connects Dots Between Animal Exploitation, Climate Crisis, and Pandemics

"We need to rethink how we value and treat nature in order to safeguard future and present living conditions for life on Earth."

Julia Conley ·


'This Is Huge': Top Court Rules Germany's Climate Law Inadequate to Protect Future Generations

"This can change so much, not just for us here in Germany but for activists worldwide."

Jake Johnson ·


We Must Call Out Our Naked Emperors on the Climate Emergency

Why nobody should be fooled by the gaps between pledges and real action.

Greta Thunberg ·


Greta Thunberg Says Humanity Must Not Be Fooled by 'Bullsh*t' Climate Targets of World Leaders

The Swedish campaigner says insufficient goals and empty rhetoric represent the "biggest elephant there's even been in any room."

Common Dreams staff ·


On Earth Day, Climate Justice Alliance Calls on US to Embrace 'Real Solutions' to Planetary Emergency

The environmental justice collective says the focus on "promoting market-based approaches and unproven techno-fixes" will only cause more harm.

Brett Wilkins ·


Greta Thunberg Says She'll Skip UN Climate Conference Over Covid-19 Vaccine Inequity

"Of course I would love to attend the Glasgow #COP26," she tweeted Friday. "But not unless everyone can take part on the same terms."

Brett Wilkins ·

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