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Mayor Adams, Build a Bigger Manhattan

On Jan. 1, 2022, Eric Adams was sworn in as New York’s 110th mayor. He is now in charge of the city’s response to big, and growing, problems. One is a housing affordability crisis. Another concerns the ravages of climate…

Make 2022 the year you become a climate influencer – Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists

In 2009, prior to taking office for his first term, the City of Miami’s mayor-elect held a news conference. When asked about the threat climate change posed to the city and how his administration might tackle the issue, Tomás Regalado…

Clearwater Credit Union backs climate change with donation – Missoulian

Rob Chaney Following on the global climate-change initiatives coming out of COP-26, Missoula-based Clearwater Credit Union donated $50,000 to regional organizations involved in climate resilience. “We know that problems like wildfire seasons are becoming more severe, smoke and air quality…

View from Away: Climate change is ravaging the planet. We have to act. – Press Herald

This is not a hopeful moment for the fight against climate change. Over the summer, when the world was beset by record-breaking heat waves, flooding and wildfires, and humankind could see firsthand the terrible toll of a warming planet, it…

Effects of global warming already being seen in western US – NHK WORLD

With world leaders gathering at the COP26 summit in Glasgow, it’s becoming increasingly clear that we’re already living with the consequences of climate change. U.S. journalist David Wallace-Wells, in his famous 2017 essay “The Uninhabitable Earth,” broke down some of…

Fleeing global warming? ‘Climate havens’ aren’t ready for you yet. – Grist

Forget the palm trees and warm ocean breeze. The upper Midwest could soon be the most sought-after living destination in the United States. The curb appeal of the Great Lakes region is that it appears to be a relatively safe…

Vince Bolduc: Better urban and regional planning can reduce global warming – vtdigger.org

This commentary is by Vince Bolduc, who holds a Ph.D. in sociology and is a professor emeritus at St. Michael’s College. He is coauthor of “Vermont in Transition” and the five “Pulse of Vermont” publications on quality of life. He…

Fleeing Global Warming? ‘Climate Havens’ Aren’t Ready Yet – WIRED

Recent headlines have predicted that the state of Michigan will be “the best place to live by 2050” and that cities in upstate New York will be among the “the best ‘climate havens’” in the world. In October, a local…

Biden’s Build Back Better Framework: The Bad And The Ugly

From a conservative standpoint, nothing good was ever going to come out of a massive reconciliation bill passed by President Biden and congressional Democrats. All along, the only question was how bad the final legislation was going to be. On…

Biden administration releases alarming reports on climate change challenges – NBC News

WASHINGTON — Nearly two dozen federal agencies released reports Thursday identifying the major threats climate change poses to their departments and how they plan to respond, underscoring the enormous policy challenges the U.S. faces as the planet continues to warm….

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