Building On Victories For A Stronger Climate Justice Movement

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance. -

While the climate justice movement has been winning important victories, stopping and slowing pipelines and other fossil fuel infrastructure, and putting the future of fossil fuels in doubt, the [...]

Frightening Numbers: Biosphere Heating Accelerates

By Manuel Garcia Jr. from his blog. -

At this time, the Biosphere is warming at a rate of 3.03×1015 Watts, which is equivalent to a temperature rate-of-rise of 0.0167°C/year. The warming rate has been increasing steadily since the [...]

The Democrats’ Disastrous, Militarist Climate Plan

By David Swanson, World Without War. -

Don’t believe for a minute that the Democrats climate plan even means what it says. Its solutions include disastrous scams like “biofuels” and nuclear energy. It proposes no fundamental change in [...]

George Floyd, Coronavirus And Inequality Stealing Black Lives

By Susan Smith Richardson, Public Integrity. -

Several Black protesters have said, “If the police don’t get you, the coronavirus will.” Floyd pleaded for mercy as Officer Derek Chauvin pressed his knee into his neck until Floyd could no [...]

Regime Change And Climate Change: Connecting The Dots

By Popular Resistance. -

On May 23, Popular Resistance hosted the webinar: Regime Change And Climate Change: Connecting The Dots. The goal of the webinar was to deepen the understanding of the connections between US [...]

Amazon Fires Employees Who Spoke Out About COVID-19 And Climate Change

By Zoya Teirstein, Grist. -

Amazon is trying to establish itself as the most essential of essential businesses during the coronavirus outbreak. But the tech giant is struggling to keep a lid on internal turmoil, both at its [...]

The Decade Of Transformation: Being In Balance With Nature

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance. -

In addition to COVID-19 and the economic collapse, multiple crises are reaching a peak and the world is changing as a result. How the world changes will be determined in some part by our actions. [...]

This Crisis Can Be A Gateway To Climate Action

By Christine MacDonald, In These Times. -

As the COVID-19 pandemic has left most of the country sheltering in place and bracing for hundreds of thousands of deaths and economic fallout that could sideline as much as a third of the U.S. [...]

Saving Humanity From Coronavirus And Climate Change

By Mark Dunlea, Gelfny.org -

The coronavirus, a threat at the microscopic level. is galloping towards us. It is predicted that as many as half of us will contract it. It is especially deadly for the elderly and those with [...]

Locust Swarms Are Eating Their Way Across Two Continents

By Bob Berwyn, Insideclimatenews.org -

As giant swarms of locusts spread across East Africa, the Arabian Peninsula and the Middle East, devouring crops that feed millions of people, some scientists say global warming is contributing [...]

Activists Urging Barclays To ‘Stop Funding The Climate Emergency’ Shut Down Nearly 100 Branches Across UK

By Jessica Corbett, Commondreams.org -

In a coordinated action to pressure Barclays to stop financing climate destruction, Greenpeace activists on Monday morning shut down 97 of the British investment bank's branches across the United [...]

Teens Convince Their Minnesota Town To Go Solar

By Staff, Yaleclimateconnections.org -

In 2018, the city of Saint Louis Park, Minnesota, made the commitment to become carbon neutral. The decision was the result of pressure from local high school students. “They felt passionate, [...]

Global Warming Is Not Waiting For The SIgnatories Of The Paris Accord, It’s On A Rampage

By Robert Hunziker, Counterpunch.org -

Global warming is not waiting around for the signatories to the Paris climate accord ‘15 to go to net zero emissions 2030/50. Sorry, those bold plans are way too little way too late. Already, [...]

The Climate Movement Has Gained Unprecedented Momentum Since 2018

By Sharon Zhang, Truthout.org -

The climate movement has started gaining momentum, and the oil and gas industry is getting scared. Fossil fuel companies have been ramping up their ad buying, placing loads of ads on social [...]

It’s Official: Chicago Has Declared A Climate Emergency. Now What?

By Patty Wetli, News.wttw.com -

On Wednesday, members of City Council approved a climate emergency resolution introduced last month that calls on the city to “initiate a Climate Mobilization to reverse global warming and the [...]