As world leaders gather for the first in-person G7 summit in two years, talks are set to focus heavily on ending the pandemic and the climate crisis, and climate activists are calling on them for more immediate action. “It’s not just one crisis,” says Asad Rehman, executive director of War on Want and spokesperson for the COP26 Climate Coalition. “What we’ve seen is simply rich countries doing too little too late and not taking up their responsibility, and unfortunately this G7 has not changed that at all.”
“While we’re first in the U.S., we’re not going to be the last.”
You can’t lie your way out of a contagion, nor substitute bad faith for vaccine cures.
The Atlanta Police Department has not yet released the names of the police officer, sergeant, or the victim who was not charged with a crime.
“Every one of those deaths is a mark of shame for the governments of countries like the U.K. and Germany who have protected patents over human lives.”