The rights of nature movement and its potential to shift Western legal doctrine around environmental protection.
In a 2020 Yale University and George Mason University poll, 69 percent of Latinos and 57 percent of Black respondents said they were “alarmed” about climate change. That compares to just 49 percent of White respondents.
“If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.”
Five days of direct action and civil disobedience are planned this week to denounce “broken promises” and demand ambitious action against the planetary threat.
For the last four years, Donald Trump has made war on the people of this country and indeed on the people of the entire world.
The energy and intersectionality of youth along with the experience and engagement of elders are putting climate issues at the forefront of the 2020 elections.
The decision to temporarily shut down DAPL came just a day after two energy companies cancelled the Atlantic Coast Pipeline (ACP) that would have transported fracked gas through West Virginia, Virginia, and North Carolina.
This is a moment when we can implement measures to help boost the economy, create jobs, and build climate resilience.
From the rise of organizations like Zero Hour to Greta Thunberg’s Fridays For Future, the youth climate movement is only just getting started.
Even in such a divided and troubled country, there is hope. Between us we can beat the climate destroyers.
Feckless democrats or reckless authoritarians: Lifeboat Earth doesn’t stand much of a chance with such options.
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