In 2007, a German fourth grader, Felix Finkbeiner prepared for a school presentation on the climate crisis. While researching on the internet, Felix was inspired by the Nobel Peace Prize winner Wangari Maathai and her “Green Belt Movement” in Africa.
After his presentation, Felix spontaneously said to… Continue reading
Broadcasting from Cancún, Mexico where the COP16 Climate Summit is taking place, Democracy Now caught up with author and 350.org co-founder Bill McKibben. Here is an
This week in Cancún, an alternative conference on climate change and social justice is being convened. The international small farmers movement La ViaCampesina and other grassroots… Continue reading
The Million Letter March is a writing campaign to US elected officials demanding they address climate change with real solutions and not false solutions like Cap-and-Trade-with-Offsets. The Milion Letter March endorses the following seven elements or principles for effective climate change legislation.
Science Based Targets:
Select annual targets for U.S. emission reductions consistent with peer-reviewed science, which shows that rapid reductions in