Time To Sue The Banks For Underwriting The Climate Crisis

By Steve Rushton, Occupy.com -

"Banks are funding a future that will cost the lives of the next seven generations of life and beyond… Any financial institution that cannot read the writing on the wall should be stripped of its [...]

Mozambique Floods Cover More Ground Than NYC, Chicago, D.C. & Boston — Combined

By Eric Holthaus, Grist -

Post-flood satellite images of Mozambique show that Cyclone Idai submerged about 835 square miles of homes and fields — an area larger than New York City, Chicago, Washington, D.C., and Boston [...]

62 Million People Impacted By Extreme Climate Weather In 2018

By Staff, World Meteorological Organization -

The WMO Statement on the State of the Global Climate in 2018, its 25th anniversary edition, highlights record sea level rise, as well as exceptionally high land and ocean temperatures over the [...]

Can The World Unite For The Climate Crisis?

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance. -

A team of researchers at Tufts University recently analyzed over five million scenarios predicting the future of the climate to answer the question of whether or not we can stay within the 2° C [...]

Uncertain Futures Are A Warning For World To Act As One

By Tim Radford, Climate News Network. -

London − US scientists have peered ahead in more than five million ways, and they do not like the uncertain futures they see there. Unless the world collectively and in concert takes drastic [...]

Millions Of Youth March Against Climate Change

By Bryan Dyne, WSWS.org. -

An estimated 1.4 million students and youth walked out of school and took part in Friday’s worldwide demonstrations against climate change. The internationally coordinated protests, the largest [...]

COP 24 Deal Is Morally Unacceptable And Inadequate For Climate Crisis

By Julia Conley, Common Dreams -

COP 24 was another failed and inadequate climate agreement. Advocates for bold, concrete reforms and directives—outlined in the People's Demands for Climate Justice—said the required sense of [...]

The Political Fraud Of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s ‘Green New Deal’

By Will Morrow, WSWS -

The Democratic version of the Green New Deal is characterized by a massive political fraud. It includes various left-sounding rhetoric, but is entirely directed to and dependent upon the [...]

The Dire Climate Report the White House Did Not Want You to See

By Jake Johnson , Common Dreams -

he Trump administration used the Friday after Thanksgiving to quietly release Volume II of the Fourth National Climate Assessment (NCA4), which warned "Earth's climate is now changing faster than [...]

The Global Extinction Rebellion Begins

By Dahr Jamail, Truthout -

The Extinction Rebellion, a movement composed of several thousand people across the UK that is using nonviolent direct action and civil disobedience to demand action on our climate [...]

Solidarity With Amazing Resistance To Destruction Of Hambacher Forest

By Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance -

The Hambach Forest, which one could call the last “primeval” forest in Central Europe, is being stubbed for Europe’s biggest climate pollutant – the Rhenish lignite mining area of RWE [...]

An Extreme Climate Forces Extreme Measures As Worst-Case Predictions Are Realized

By Dahr Jamail, Truthout.org -

"One of the penalties of an ecological education is that one lives alone in a world of wounds. Much of the damage inflicted on land is quite invisible to laymen. An ecologist must either harden [...]

Nationalizing Energy In Response To The Climate Crisis

By Alexander C. Kaufman, Huffingtonpost.com -

The White House is considering plans to invoke an obscure, Cold War-era law to prop up struggling coal-fired power plants, a move that some say could open the door for Democrats to take radical [...]

“Climate Change Is More Of A Problem Than We Anticipated”

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG -

Each new study on climate change shows that not only is the crisis here now, but changes are happening a century earlier than predicted. We speak with respected climate scientist, Dr. Michael [...]

Newsletter – People Act Where US Fails On Climate

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, www.popularresistance.org -

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese. The climate crisis is upon us. It seems that every report on climate conditions has one thing in common: things are worse than predicted. The World [...]

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