Archive for ‘climate change’

December 3, 2016

20 Ways to Take a Bigger, Louder Stand in the Post-Election World by Nina M. Flores — YES! Magazine

Many of us are rekindling our activist spirit knowing that the next four years will require everyone to act.

Source: 20 Ways to Take a Bigger, Louder Stand in the Post-Election World by Nina M. Flores — YES! Magazine

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November 7, 2016

Aerial Photos Document Massive Flooding of 36 Factory Farms

Source: Aerial Photos Document Massive Flooding of 36 Factory Farms

November 7, 2016

Save the Rainforest? Not If You’re Eating Whoppers at Burger King – Mercy For Animals

Your diet is destroying the rainforest.

Source: Save the Rainforest? Not If You’re Eating Whoppers at Burger King – Mercy For Animals

November 7, 2016

Leaving Paradise – Stories by weather.com | The Weather Channel – Leaving Paradise

The people of Isle de Jean Charles, the nation’s first “climate refugees,” have been given a chance by the government to move to higher ground.

Source: Leaving Paradise – Stories by weather.com | The Weather Channel – Leaving Paradise

September 30, 2016

Forget Paris, Scientists Say ‘Radical Change’ Only Way to Stay Below 2 Degrees | Common Dreams | Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community

To much fanfare, global leaders have agreed to tackle the climate crisis by ratifying the Paris climate agreement, but a group of esteemed scientists is warning that current pledges to reduce emissions are far from sufficient and, in fact, put the world on track to reaching the dangerous 2°C climate threshold by 2050.

Source: Forget Paris, Scientists Say ‘Radical Change’ Only Way to Stay Below 2 Degrees | Common Dreams | Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community

September 25, 2016

The Fear-Hate-Anger Click Machine | Mother Jones

Let’s end the reign of the rage share.

Source: The Fear-Hate-Anger Click Machine | Mother Jones

September 25, 2016

High Times: Vertical farming is on the rise — but can it save the planet? – Salon.com

Groundbreaking advances in vertical farming, which doesn’t break ground at all, raise hopes it can feed the world

Source: High Times: Vertical farming is on the rise — but can it save the planet? – Salon.com

September 17, 2016

Global Warming and the Future of Humanity: An Interview With Noam Chomsky and Graciela Chichilnisky

Accepting climate change alone will not reverse its effects; we also have to adopt less perverse economic values.

Source: Global Warming and the Future of Humanity: An Interview With Noam Chomsky and Graciela Chichilnisky

September 17, 2016

Emerging Right-Wing Climate Deniers Across the Globe (Maybe Even in the U.S.) Threaten the Future | Alternet

In a year of record-setting heat on a blistered globe, with fast-warming oceans, fast-melting ice caps, and fast-rising sea levels, the future is looking bleak.

Source: Emerging Right-Wing Climate Deniers Across the Globe (Maybe Even in the U.S.) Threaten the Future | Alternet

September 13, 2016

The Great Pacific Garbage Patch was the myth we needed to save our oceans.

Source: The Great Pacific Garbage Patch was the myth we needed to save our oceans.