Tag: climate change
"Instead of weakening protections, Trump should clean up the mess the mining industry has already left behind in our forests."
The groundbreaking lawsuit targets the government for creating policies that encouraged climate change, and for violating the country's youngest citizens their constitutional rights to life, liberty and property, as well as failing to protect essential public trust resources.
Humanity has, the scientists tell us, about a dozen years to get our environmental act together. Or else...
"You have an administration that virtually does not even recognize the reality of climate change and their policies, working with the fossil fuel industry, are making a bad situation worse."
We speak with Hansen in Minneapolis about the valve turners, the recent IPCC report about the imminent threat of climate change and what must be done to save the planet from destruction.
In the U.S. specifically, a total of 70 cleanups determined that Nestlé, PepsiCo and Coca-Cola were the worst corporate plastic polluters, in that order.
Or otherwise, millions will be imperiled by increasing droughts, floods, fires and poverty.
"The court of appeal's decision puts all governments on notice. They must act now, or they will be held to account."
"In the race to beat food insecurity, achieve zero hunger, and address climate change, we must pay attention to the soil."