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Does anybody care about the end of the world?

Armageddon movies generally involve flames, guns and lots of panicked people running through the streets as buildings collapse around them.

There’s usually a pretty girl, a heroic man (American, naturally) and occasionally a loveable dog. 962 more words

Politics

Understanding COP21

COP21 of course stands for the 21st meeting of the Conference of Parties taking place in Paris, France. It is actually another name for the more familiar United Nations Climate Summit or the 2015 Paris Climate Conference – all part of the United Nations Framework on Climate Change. 318 more words

Government

Hundreds of Thousands to Participate in Global Climate March

by EMILY KALLMYER

This weekend, hundreds of thousands of people are marching all over the world to represent a movement for climate justice.

On Nov. 29, the eve of the UN Climate Summit in Paris, groups will gather in major cities across the globe to participate in the People’s Climate March. 370 more words

OCA "puts a cork in it" at climate rally

Put a Cork in it! from Nancy Botta of RainDagger Productions on Vimeo.

50 Olympic Climate Action supporters gathered at the Port Angeles waterfront on November 21 to call upon world leaders to “Put a Cork in It” and leave 80% of the world’s known reserves of fossil fuel in the ground–what scientists say we need to do to allow the planet to remain within the 2 degrees Celsius warming limit set by world leaders as the maximum allowable to avoid catastrophic climate chaos.   83 more words

Events

Spotlight on Paris, Host of the 2015 UN Climate Summit

Today I would like to feature the City of Paris, host of the upcoming international climate summit, and share a Paris video.  The international climate change talks at the end of this year are extremely important. 549 more words

Climate Change

Can Earth Survive Humanity’s All Devouring Hunger?

Humanity has already used up 100 per cent of the resources produced by the Earth this year, meaning that any consumption from now on represents an unsustainable burden on the planet. 255 more words

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