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Changing the zeitgeist - Reflections on climatejustice2015

There is a joke going round Trócaire that I have a hot line to the Vatican. How was it that we managed to time our recent conference on Climate Justice to take place just four days after Pope Francis launched his new encyclical… 977 more words

Climate Change

Yes, This One Matters

Ever since his election in March of 2013, Pope Francis has made big headlines all over the world. In both substance and form, he has demonstrated a marked shift from the personalities and policies of the past two popes – John Paul II and Benedict XVI. 1,456 more words

Politics

McKibben to Clinton on Winning the Climate Vote

Bill McKibben tells Hilary Clinton how to win the climate vote, including this: “As Paris approaches, make sure you’re doing something to back up your Copenhagen pledge of $100 billion in annual global financing for moving developing countries straight to renewables. 59 more words

2016 Election

Indeed, Money Grows on Trees

“I never before knew the full value of trees. My house is entirely embossomed in high plane-trees, with good grass below; and under them I breakfast, dine, write, read, and receive my company. 1,176 more words

An IT Expert’s View on Climate Modelling

By Eric Worrall – Re-Blogged From http://www.WattsUpWithThat.com

One point struck me, reading Anthony’s fascinating account of his meeting with Bill McKibben. Bill, whose primary expertise is writing, appears to have an almost magical view of what computers can do. 831 more words

CAGW Alarmism

Sign Isaac's "Divest Beaverton" Project

Tonight at 6pm, Beaverton, OR City Council will hear Isaac make his first public request to DIVEST from fossil fuels. A project he began over a year ago. 455 more words