Bank Invasion — And Please Do It In Your Town

By Reverend Billy Talen, Rev. Billy and the Stop Shopping Choir -

The bank's investments should be known to us if the profiteering is cutting life short. The bank that blew up the Paris Climate Agreement - everyone should know what Chase has done.  Unimaginable [...]

Climate And War: Bill McKibben’s Deadly Miscalculation

By Luke Orsborne, Wrong Kind of Green. -

In late June 2019, author and founder of 350.org Bill McKibben produced an article for the New York Review of Books whose headline echoed a growing awareness of the significant role of US [...]

Trump Moves To Undermine A Bedrock Environmental Law

By Marianne Lavelle, Inside Climate News. -

President Donald Trump on Thursday proposed sharply limiting environmental reviews of pipelines and other major federally permitted infrastructure projects, a move that would sweep away a hurdle [...]

Chris Hedges: Rebellion Is The Only Way To Stop The Ruling Elites

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance. -

Clearing the FOG cohosts, Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, interviewed journalist and author Chris Hedges about the significant events of 2019 and what activists must prepare for in 2020 and [...]

Report On The United Nations Climate Meeting: Capitalism Can’t Solve The Climate Crisis

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG. -

The United Nations Conference of Parties, COP25, climate meetings to continue working on the Paris Climate Agreement ended recently. They took place in Madrid Spain rather than Chile because of [...]

Three Steps For Building A Million-Person Food Citizen Force

By Anthony Flaccavento, Organic Consumers Association. -

Americans cherish the “family farm.” Most are also happy to be able to buy local foods at farmers markets, grocers or their favorite restaurants. In the marketplace, consumers are sending the [...]

There Can Be No Climate Justice Without Social Justice

By Milagros Pichardo, Granma -

“Forests are shrinking, the air is poisoned and rivers polluted. Countless species of plants and animals perish have perished. Soils are impoverished. Old and new epidemics spread, while the [...]

Failed Action On The Climate Crisis Makes Resistance Imperative

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance. -

The United States is the second-largest total GHG emitter in the world and the third-largest per-capita GHG emitter behind Saudi Arabia and Australia. The US is the largest producer of new fossil [...]

The Grand Illusion: Corporate Government And Corporations Will Save Us From The Climate Crisis

By Carl Boggs, Counterpunch -

As the ecological crisis deepens, nearing the infamous Tipping Point – taking us closer to planetary catastrophe – we are being led to believe that an imminent “greening” of the world economy [...]

Historic Protest At Harvard-Yale Football Game Was Years In The Making

By Emily Pontecorvo, Grist. -

Saturday marked the 136th annual Harvard-Yale football game, a tradition known simply as “The Game” by students and alumni of the rival Ivy League schools. Tens of thousands of people flocked to [...]

Law Enforcement Crushing Pipeline Dissent In Minnesota

By Andrea Germanos, Commondreams. -

Police in Clearbrook, Minnesota were accused of putting the "profits of oil companies before human life" after activists said law enforcement on Monday began sawing the leg of a tripod from which [...]

Why Was An Action Making A Connection Between Militarism And Climate Chaos Subverted?

By Max Obuszewski, Popular Resistance. -

I support the impeachment of Donald Trump for myriad reasons. And I dream that the Senate will convict this criminal. However, even with Trump gone, climate chaos will continue to plague the [...]

RCMP Arrest Unist’ot’en Supporter

By Unist'ot'en Camp, Facebook. -

One Unist’ot’en supporter was arrested this morning at approximately 9:45am for enforcing provisions of a temporary access agreement with Coastal GasLink. The Access Protocol Agreement between [...]

Shifting The Balance Of Forces Through Sanctions Against Trump And US Carbon Capital

By Patrick Bond, Climate Futures: Reimagining Global Climate Justice. -

Future climate scenarios are not only in the hands of state and corporate leaders; they depend upon the extent to which climate movement activists’ current political philosophies, analyses, [...]

Reportback And Videos From The Forest & Climate Convergence

By Anne Petermann, Global Justice Ecology Project. -

The Resurgence: 2019 Forest & Climate Movement Convergence took place over October 10-14, 2019. It brought together more than 300 people, including many front line community members and [...]