Category: Climate Change
“Looking at the geologic record, we don’t think we’ve ever seen CO2 levels this high in about 5 million years… We are in uncharted territory”
The carbon economy amplifies racial, social and economic inequities, creating a system that is fundamentally incompatible with a stable future
“Normal” isn’t good, as in the following warning in November 2019: “we declare, with more than 11,000 scientist signatories from around the world, clearly and unequivocally that planet Earth is facing a climate emergency.”
Whether the virus spreads or shrinks, without action our world will continue to burn. We need to keep confronting a self-destructive system that is spiraling out of control
The investigation details how firms linked to fossil fuels also sponsor events and galas that celebrate the police, while some have senior staff serving as directors of police foundations.
We are also still in the depths of the worst self-inflicted public health crisis in this nation’s history. Examination of the links and parallels between COVID-19 response and climate change response will be an ongoing concern.
With the money we spend on ICE and CBP, we could solar power nearly 35 million homes.
Some say oil and gas exploration is essential as a source of jobs and revenue for Alaska Native communities, but activists argue it is simply exploitation.
Our politicians have other ideas
“We are standing at the threshold of abrupt change in permafrost carbon emissions.”