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Cassandra: Thoughts on Climate and Credulity from a Hong Kong Activist

Pictured above: Michael Lai, a Hong Kong activist with 350.org, in front of the famous Star Ferry 

Activists often struggle at the borders of hope and despair, fraught by the seeming indifference of the public and the necessary limitations of pragmatism.  1,120 more words

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Conor Burns responds to article in Private Eye about Navitus Bay 'bias'

MP Conor Burns has responded to an article implying he has opposed the Navitus Bay wind farm for personal gain.

The article, which appeared in fortnightly journal Private Eye, notes that the Bournemouth West MP “receives regular payments” from Trant Construction Ltd, an engineering firm connected with the oil and gas industry – including… 182 more words

Pragmatic Politics Versus Moral Principle

UKIP: An alliance of racists, homophobes and cretins

First published in the Herts & Essex Observer, April 30, 2015. NB: This was published opposite a full-page rebuttal from a UKIP Parliamentary candidate.

UKIPPERS don’t half get angry when you call them racist. 1,085 more words


June Book Review: Will We Survive Climate Change? One Last Chance by Len Frenkel

It is summer in the northern hemisphere, it is warmer than usual in many places worldwide (including where I live), thus I found it appropriate to summarize the book, Will We Survive Climate Change? 511 more words

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All About The Benjamins: Coal, Pollution & Mine Inspectors In Appalachia

In June 2013, mine operator and Kentucky state representative Keith Hall went to the Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet with a complaint.

Kelly Shortridge, a mine inspector with the Division of Mine Enforcement and Reclamation in Pikeville, … 745 more words

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A Very Pissed Perspective on Republicans’ Fear of Renewables, Climate Change & Progress

(This article originally appeared on Planet Experts.)

Let’s be real for a moment. Right now, Donald Trump is leading the army of Republican nominees for President. 469 more words

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