Panel discussion of Naomi Klein’s new book: “This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate”
Klein argues that our only hope for keeping climate change in check is to put the brakes on run-away capitalism. 74 more words
EPA — Climate Change Indicators in the United States — New 2014 Edition
Source: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
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The Earth’s climate is changing. Temperatures are rising, snow and rainfall patterns are shifting, and more extreme climate events—like heavy rainstorms and record high temperatures—are already taking place.
On a day when we pause to consider those things for which Americans ought to be thankful, I feel obliged to mention my appreciation for many of the things that Barack Obama has accomplished as President of the United States, and my profound relief that he is in the Oval Office rather than any of the Republicans who sought to displace him. 826 more words