The start of January always seems to herald a surfeit of navel-gazing blog posts. Therefore, I thought I would attempt to broaden my horizons and consider whether, with only five years to go to meet the… 680 more words
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The UN Conference of the Parties, Twentieth session, held in Lima Peru from 1st to 13th December 2014 is now over. The conference agreement is well worth reading as an example of how an exercise with 9,000 delegates from 196 participating countries, could spend some $ 50 million over 2 weeks to accomplish – by their own expectations – absolutely nothing. 990 more words
The UN climate conferences are an exercise in futility for something quite unnecessary. But they provide an annual jamboree for the “global warming community” of do-gooders, pseudo-scientists, advocacy groups, bureaucrats and politicians. 813 more words
Environmentalist and Guardian columnist George Monbiot described the 2012 Rio+20 Summit as ‘perhaps, the greatest failure of collective leadership since the first world war’. He argued that Governments have again passed up the opportunity to prioritise ecological health and climate change over economic growth. 531 more words
Anne Petermann, has been banned from future U.N. Climate Conferances for her vocal activism. Here, she outlines the last decade of U.N. Climate Conference failures and false solutions. 179 more words
Humanity is flying headlong over a climate cliff and reversing course does not project to be very profitable for the global elite.
So, without a growing number of us holding their feet to the ever warming fire, a much need reversal will not happen and the corporately controlled main stream media will continue to portray this topic as one where there are two sides to the story. 444 more words