Love And Rage In Extinction Rebellion

By Greg Frey, Opendemocracy.net -

It took less than three hours for the police to cut the bike lock from around my neck and drag me away from the only structure left standing on Westminster Bridge - the base of a 16-meter [...]

Intersectional Strategies For Rebellion

By Payal Parekh and Asad Rehman, Theecologist.org -

Extinction Rebellion (XR) has achieved an amazing feat. Its multiple and large-scale actions have pushed the climate crisis to the fore and pressured decision makers to take drastic action to [...]

‘All Eyes On Nestlé’ Campaign Draws Attention To The Commodification Of Water

By Doreen Nicoll, Rabble.ca -

Ontario's environment minister, Jeff Yurek, plans to announce the provincial government's decision on water bottling permits by mid-December. The announcement comes after the government's [...]

Trump’s Paris Climate Accord Divorce: Why It Hasn’t Happened Yet And What To Expect

By Marianne Lavelle, Insideclimatenews.org -

When nations signed on to the Paris Agreement in 2015, agreeing to cut their greenhouse gas emissions enough to keep rising global temperatures in check, one of the provisions was that no nation [...]

The Flawed Social Science Behind Extinction Rebellion’s Change Strategy

By Nafeez Ahmed, Medium.com -

We face a planetary emergency. It is, simultaneously, a national emergency — not just for the UK, where I write this from, but for every country in the world. This emergency has been a core [...]

Now Retired, Top U.S. Environmental Scientist Feels Free To Speak Her Mind

By Warren Cornwall, Sciencemag.org -

As director of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) in Durham, North Carolina, toxicologist Linda Birnbaum had to navigate numerous controversies about pollution and [...]

Extinction Rebellion Targets Arms Industry: Disarm To Decarbonise

By Julia, Rebellion.earth -

Militaries around the world are major polluters and are often exempt from international climate agreements on reducing carbon emissions. The US military by many measurements is the world’s [...]

Extinction Rebellion Sweeps The World

By Robert Hunziker, Counterpunch.org -

Extinction Rebellion, XR est. October 31, 2018, has become a powerful force across the globe, almost overnight!!! It is the fastest-growing environmental movement ever. As such, it is only too [...]

The Future Of Industrial Hemp And Biofuels

By Michael T. Hertz, Nationofchange.org -

I first met Ellen H. Brown in 2014 when she came to San Miguel de Allende to work on a conference entitled “Moving Past Capitalism.”  The conference was the brainchild of Cliff DuRand, one of the [...]

Inaugural ‘No Uranium In Treaty Territory Summit’ Held In Rapid City

By Staff, Unicornriot.ninja -

Rapid City, SD – The first-ever No Uranium in Treaty Territory Summit is taking place on Oglala Sioux Tribal land to alert the local public about the current fights against mining companies and [...]

Red-Green Alliance: A Green Earth With Peace And Room For Us All

By Staff, Socialistproject.ca -

The world economy is characterized by major economic inequalities and by a production system that has already exceeded the limits of what is globally sustainable. Today we see upheaval and war, [...]

What Might Systems Change Look Like?

By UK Youth Climate Coalition, Theecologist.org -

The UKYCC is back for another 'systems change' article - this week on degrowth. To understand what constitutes systems change, we need to first talk about what isn’t systems change. Have you ever [...]

Why We Can’t Just #PlantATree

By Eleanor Goldfield, Roarmag.org -

If you scroll through Instagram, you will see them: smiling 20-somethings with dirt under their fingernails and a freshly nestled seedling below them. #PlantATree. The idea has been trending [...]

Climate Change and Consciousness Shift

By Robert C. Koehler,  Commonwonders.com -

But it’s the secular version thereof, which means that humanity is responsible for both its cause and — if possible — its transcendence. All we need to do is change everything about the way the [...]

Greta Thunberg: “I Am Just A Messenger…Our Very Future Is At Risk”

By Staff, Greta Thunberg -

Recently I’ve seen many rumors circulating about me and enormous amounts of hate. This is no surprise to me. I know that since most people are not aware of the full meaning of the climate crisis [...]