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Naomi Klein Awarded 2016 Sydney Peace Prize

Climate justice activist and author, Naomi Klein, has been awarded the 2016 Sydney Peace Prize by the Sydney Peace Foundation. The foundation’s mission is devoted to peace with justice. 250 more words

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Global Civil Disobedience | The Most Revolutionary Act

The Most Revolutionary Act reviews a most sobering, as well as exciting, documentary about ordinary people around the globe fighting for effective climate action. Seeing their courage, tenacity and heart will give you goosebumps… 62 more words

Environment

Climate Justice for All | Green America

People of color in the US and around the world are on the front lines of the climate crisis. And those most affected are also leading the call for equitable protection and meaningful action. 2,801 more words

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Response to Reader's Questions

Happy Mothers Day!  Many people have asked me if I’m still writing. The answer is yes!  Right now, I’m working on a big article on the history of activism at my alma mater, Lehigh University.  926 more words

Capitalism

What is Climate Change?

“The Earth is changing,” environmentalists tell the world and the deniers say, “Why, of course! Was the Earth meant to stay the same way forever?” 676 more words

Advocacy

Do You Care?

Earth Day, 2016, is today.

While on the one hand it is discouraging to think of one day a year people give a thought to the earth.  684 more words

Exxon’s Early Knowledge of Climate Risks, Their Long Campaign of Climate Deception and Why It Matters | Union of Concerned Scientists

This post is a part of a series on The Exxon Climate Scandal

Internal Exxon memos recently brought to light through meticulous investigative reporting by Inside Climate News (ICN) show that senior company executives knew by 1978 that emissions of carbon dioxide from fossil fuels posed significant risks of disrupting the climate. 1,225 more words

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