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Green Party

On the 20th January 2015, I turned 27, and also, I became a paying member of the Green Party. It was more of an idea at that point, as I was living the other side of the world and couldn’t attend any meetings. 178 more words


The Hewlett Foundation and fossil fuels

The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, one of the US’s biggest and most influential foundations, has taken a small step to distance itself from financing fossil fuels. 775 more words


Chris Hedges: Why I Support the BDS Movement Against Israel

 The fight for the Palestinians is our fight. If the Palestinians are not liberated none of us will be liberated. We cannot pick and choose which of the oppressed are convenient or inconvenient to defend.

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Rethinking the Focal Point of the Climate Change Movement

This is a repost of my article on Project Firefly.

It seems that the global climate change movement is faced by the problem of collective action: private businesses, by themselves, don’t have enough incentive to do their bit towards making our planet’s ecosystem a more sustainable one. 1,636 more words

Fossil Fuels

Climate Change Changes Everything -- Massive Capital Flight From Fossil Fuels Now Under Way

The madness and futility of continued fossil fuel burning is all too readily apparent…

If one were to search for an example of the utterly and inherently life, climate, and economy destroying impacts of fossil fuel burning, they wouldn’t have to look too far. 1,652 more words

Climate Change

Climate change divestment, the moral crusade

By Jennifer Li

Like a bad Nelly song, the temperature keeps rising. In the Northern Hemisphere, the previous 30 years was likely the warmest period… 1,020 more words

Climate Change

Divestment- the simple explanation - interviews on radio NZ

Pulling Funds out of Fossil Fuels. Listen to the full interview on Radio NZ.co.nz
Aired on Our Changing World, Thursday 23 April 2015
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