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Still Kidding Ourselves...

Why are we still kidding ourselves, or what’s worse, not even having an opinion or a care?

No matter what happens this month in Paris, we are not going to hold down global warming to 2°C above pre-industrial levels.  740 more words

Kiribati country will be Underwater Soon - Unless We Work Together

For the people of Kiribati, climate change isn’t something to be debated, denied or legislated against — it’s an everyday reality. The low-lying Pacific island nation may soon be underwater, thanks to rising sea levels. 58 more words

Education & Society

Manufacturing climate nightmares: misusing science to create horrific predictions

Summary: Scientists and journalists bombard us with news about the coming climate catastrophe, described as certain unless we drastically change our economy. This has plunged many into despair. 2,027 more words

Science & Nature

News from Scientists for Global Responsibility

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Messages for the Paris conference: The forgotten dimensions of climate change

SGR conference and AGM 2015: Saturday 31 October, The Gallery, Farringdon, London EC1M 6EL – 10.30 to 16.15… 127 more words

Nuclear Weapons

VIDEO: "The effects of climate change are being felt all over the planet, but not equally"

Climate change is the greatest challenge facing humanity today.


The effects of climate change are being felt all over the planet, but not equally.

In Africa, millions already feel the consequences of global warming. 245 more words

WORLD

Art as Resistance: The Pacific Climate Warriors

From the Pacific Climate Warriors, whose climate-catastrophe action on Friday blocked 8 of the 12 ships in a full-day blockade of the Newcastle Coal Port in Australia: 229 more words

Art As Resistance

Climate Catastrophe: Too Late For Action? Or Just Trapped by a Dangerous Ideology?

(Above video by Democracy Now. Please also take a look at a related video at : Huffington Post Live)

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Hopeless.

That’s the state of many environmentalists and ecologists these days when faced with the growing ravages of human-caused climate change and a when confronted with a society that has ignored their pleas for rational societal response for decades. 439 more words

Climate Change