Standing Rock Medic Bus Is Now A Traveling Decolonized Pharmacy

By Mary Annette Pember, Yesmagazine.org -

There was something familiar and comforting about the bus. A crowd of people painted green vines and flowers on the exterior as it sat parked in a field near Frank’s Landing during the Indigenous [...]

Stopping Wars Is Essential For Stopping Climate Change

By Elaine Graham-Leigh, Counterfire. -

War is not often mentioned in mainstream discussions about the causes of climate change. The 1992 Kyoto Protocol indeed explicitly excluded greenhouse gas emissions from military action from its [...]

Extinction Rebellion Paint George Square Blue

By Jody Harrison, Heraldscotland.com -

ENVIRONMENTAL activists have stepped up their campaign to draw attention to the dangers of climate change by marching blue paint footsteps across Glasgow's famous George Square. Campaigners [...]

Is This The End Of Recycling?

By Alana Semuels, Theatlantic.com -

Americans are consuming more and more stuff. Now that other countries won’t take our papers and plastics, they’re ending up in the trash. After decades of earnest public-information campaigns, [...]

Rethink Activism In The Face Of Catastrophic Biological Collapse

By Dahr Jamail and Barbara Cecil, Truthout.org -

This is a hard piece to write, partly because we, too, are baffled. Environmental collapse, coupled with living in the sixth mass extinction, are new territory. We are still in the process of [...]

To Fight A Pipeline, Live In A Tree

By Christine Grillo, Citylab.com -

For almost five months, Phillip Flagg has been living in a chestnut oak tree 50 feet above the ground. His home is a four-by-eight sheet of plywood, a little larger than a typical dining room [...]

Coastal GasLink Ordered To Cease Work On Unist’ot’en Trapline

By Unist'ot'en Camp, Popular Resistance. -

An inspection by the Environmental Assessment Office (EAO) has found Coastal GasLink Pipeline Ltd. (CGL) to be in “non compliance” with three conditions of their environmental assessment [...]

Environmental Groups, Activists Win Dismissal Of Lawsuit Filed By Dakota Access Pipeline Company

By Staff, Ccrjustice.org -

February 15, 2019, North Dakota – Late yesterday, a federal judge dismissed a sprawling racketeering lawsuit filed against Krystal Two Bulls, an Oglala Lakota and Northern Cheyenne organizer, [...]

The Green New Deal Can Work – Here’s How

By Jeremy Brecher, Labor Network for Sustainability -

Global warming has rightly been called history’s “greatest market failure.” Correcting it cannot be left to the market. The GND will need bold economic planning, industrial policies, and public [...]

“It’s Eco-Socialism Or Death”

By Kali Akuno, Blackagendareport.com   -

The Green New Deal (GND) is now part of the national conversation. But for decades, social movements have been doing the on-the-ground work to resist fossil capitalism and envision a different [...]

Green New Deal & Housing: 10 Million Homes In Ten Years

By Daniel Aldana Cohen, Jacobinmag.com -

When Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez ran in her primary against incumbent Democrat Joe Crowley, she had the Green New Deal on her website. But her big talking points were housing costs, gentrification, [...]

Sunrise Movement Kicks Off Green New Deal Week Of Action

By Jake Johnson, Commondreams.org -

With more than 400 watch parties nationwide and over 2000 people RVSP'd as of this writing, Sunrise said the webinar livestream "is shaping up to be the biggest coordinated event" in the [...]

Democrats Killed The Green New Deal

By Rob Urie, Counterpunch.org -

Environmental activists received a reality check when newly empowered Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives pushed aside demands for an environmental economic transition program— a Green [...]

Could A Green New Deal Save Civilization?

By Richard Heinberg, Postcarbon.org -

To fully and systematically address the climate/energy crisis, the plan will have to be far broader in scope than what is currently being proposed. And while we need to mobilize society as a [...]

Dozens Drop To The Floor In Mass ‘Die-In’ At Brighton Shopping Centre

By Isabella Cipirska, Brightonandhoveindependent.co.uk -

A group of more than 80 local environmental activists staged a mass ‘die-in’ in a Brighton shopping centre yesterday to underline the threat of human extinction from climate change. Dressed all [...]