Tagged: global warming
With more of us crowding a warming planet, we need agricultural change.
The federal government needs to cut military spending to free up the money needed to meet the climate challenge.
Climate change is likely the biggest challenge of this century — and it will affect every person on the planet.
Naomi Klein's powerful new book cuts through the jargon to offer real solutions to climate change.
Cap-and-trade offsets with out-of-state or even foreign interests won't help the state meet its goals.
Disasters, inaction, and corporate sponsorship are increasingly desperate realities of the climate talks in Warsaw. IPS guest bloggers highlight the problems associated with these issues, which are rapidly becoming 'normal' at UN climate summits.
"We are living through a rate of warming that we haven't seen in 65 million years."
Obama is finally showing us he is willing to fight - on coal, on tar sands, and on climate. His apparent willingness to challenge the climate impacts of coal and tar sands - after years of silence on both topics - is cause for some celebration.
By refusing to make any firm commitments at the Doha summit to deliver money over the next decade, industrialized countries are effectively relegating the GCF to irrelevance.
Throwing the nation over the climate cliff will make our current fiscal challenges look like a minor bump in the road.