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The world needs a Marshall Plan to fight climate change–and politicians are failing to show ambition. Business can’t afford to wait – Fortune

The COP27 climate talks in Sharm el-Sheikh were a missed opportunity. The pledge to keep global temperature rises under 1.5 degrees is just about alive, affirmed by G20 leaders in Bali–but there’s no clear plan to deliver it. The Sharm deal doesn’t…

Where U.S.-China Competition Leaves Climate Change – The Atlantic

The latest round of international negotiations on climate change, which concluded on Sunday, achieved a significant breakthrough by creating a fund to compensate poor countries for damage caused by global warming. But the two weeks of intense haggling at COP27,…

Climate Cultists Have Worn Out Their Welcome—And The Public Is Angry

When does activism for a cause turn into a narcissistic agenda for attention and self-gratification? There’s a fine line, and the Extinction Rebellion movement [and its offshoots] has surely crossed it with its incessant and self-indulgent drama. This week, motorists…

No climate Justice without Human rights – Intervention by Tasneem Essop during the COP27 Opening Plenary

Egypt is one of the most repressive nations in the middle east and human rights is an enormous issue.  Tasneem Essop, Exective Director of CAN International chose in her 1 minute intervention at the opening plenary of the UN climate…

The Obvious Climate Strategy Nobody Will Talk About – Foreign Policy

Global leaders will convene this week at the Egyptian resort town of Sharm el-Sheikh for another round of haggling over the global response to climate change. While the venues are different, the script remains the same: World leaders will outdo…

Ahead of COP27, New Climate Reports are Warning Shots to a World Off Course – InsideClimate News

Last year’s annual global climate conference in Glasgow ended with a Hail Mary promise to cut methane emissions fast enough to avoid up to a half-degree Celsius of planetary warming in the next few decades. That could be just enough…

Even CNN Is Calling Out Fetterman’s Fracking Flip-Flop During Debate

CNN reporter John Avlon called out Pennsylvania Democratic Lt. Gov. John Fetterman’s “false” flip-flop on fracking. Fetterman claimed he supported fracking during his Tuesday night debate with Dr. Mehmet Oz, the Republican nominee for the Senate seat being vacated by…

How weathercasters helped change public opinion on climate change – Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists

President Bill Clinton (R) and Vice President Al Gore (L) at an East Room round table event discussing climate change at the White House in July, 1997. STEPHEN JAFFE / AFP via Getty Images. Twenty-five years ago this month, the…

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