Black Community And Climate Justice

By Janvieve Williams Comrie, Afro Resistance. -

There is an easy correlation between the frequency and magnitude of climate-related disasters and the negative impact that has on human beings, especially on Black and Indigenous communities, who [...]

UN Report Could Be A Game-Changer For Climate Lawsuits

By Joseph Winters, Grist. -

The United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s sixth assessment report, released on Monday, contained some of the group’s strongest language yet affirming the link between human [...]

Company Cancels Plans For Oil Pipeline Through Black Neighborhoods

By Molly Taft, Gizmodo. -

It’s hard to find good climate news these days–but there’s some out of Tennessee. A company that was set to build a hotly contested oil pipeline through Black neighborhoods in Memphis said on [...]

Objection To Geoengineering Spurs Debate About Social Justice In Science

By Haley Dunleavey, Inside Climate News. -

It was February in northern Sweden and the sun was returning after a dark winter. In the coming months the tundra would reawaken with lichens and shrubs for reindeer to forage in the permafrost [...]

In The Southeast, Climate Change Finds A Landscape Ravaged By Inequality

By Paul Gordon, In These Times. -

The southeastern United States sees more billion-dollar disasters than any other region in the country. The region also sees more different kinds of natural disasters than other parts of the [...]

Solidarity With Resistance To Extraction

By Don Fitz and the Gateway Green Alliance, Popular Resistance. -

People the world over are opposing fossil fuel extraction in an incalculable number of ways.  It is now clear that burning fossil fuels threatens millions of Life forms and could be laying the [...]

The Biggest Climate Trial of the Year Was a Chevron-Fueled ‘Charade’

By Dharna Noor, Gizmodo -

After a week of proceedings, the criminal trial for attorney Steven Donziger—who won a multibillion-dollar case against Chevron over pollution in the Amazon rainforest—wrapped up on Monday. In [...]

What Is Climate Feminism?

By Nicole Greenfield, EcoWatch. -

Last fall, two powerful hurricanes, Eta and Iota, slammed into Central America within two weeks of each other, causing massive flooding and landslides and affecting millions of people, primarily [...]

Bezos’ Earth Fund Is An Unnatural Disaster

By Climate Justice Alliance. -

Now is the time for undeniably powerful grassroots leadership. If we’ve learned anything this year from the brilliant, brave, bold, and beautiful Black, Brown, Indigenous and other frontline [...]

EPA Postpones Environmental Justice Training

By Rachel Frazin, The Hill. -

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will postpone training on environmental inequity faced by communities of color and low-income communities following a White House order calling for [...]

“Hard Road Of Hope” Shows West Virginia Is A Mirror Of The United States

By Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance. -

For years now Eleanor has been participating in climate justice camps and actions providing support to those on the front lines of the climate and environmental crises however it was needed from [...]

The Struggle For Justice Within Extinction Rebellion US

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

The Extinction Rebellion is a nonviolent direct action campaign that started in the United Kingdom in the Fall of 2018 to push governments to declare a climate crisis and to take action to [...]

Social Ecology: Radicalizing The Climate Movement

By Katie Horvath, ROAR Magazine. -

It is not up for debate: climate change is the most pressing issue of our time. Aside from the rather obvious fact that we cannot wage any struggle or build any new society in the shell of 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 [...]

As Cost Of Climate Crisis Grows, Climate Movement Escalates

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

The warnings of climate chaos are coming so fast they are difficult to keep up with. Storms, heatwaves and climate-related weather disasters are increasing at a rapid pace. The leadership of the [...]