John Kerry is US Climate Envoy. Veterans call on him to address militarism as a major cause of the climate crisis, and to promote redirection of bloated and destructive military expenditures to address the climate crisis and provide for human needs.
It was easier though more painful to write these columns in the last four years when the landscape was truly bleak. I took as my job to review the newest frontal attack on the climate and public health by the Trump administration.The growing climate...
There are any number of reasons, according to the Pioneer Valley Interfaith Refugee Action Group (PVIRAG), that so many refugees from Central America are arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border. Aside from violence, poverty and hunger, climate change is...
Levels of the two most important anthropogenic greenhouse gases, carbon dioxide and methane, continued their unrelenting rise in 2020 despite the economic slowdown caused by the coronavirus pandemic response, NOAA announced today. The global surface average for carbon dioxide (CO2), calculated from....
Friday, April 30, marks Joe Biden’s 100th day as U.S. president. What has he accomplished so far as president to tackle the climate crisis, end fossil fuel racism, and advance a Green New Deal? What does he still need to do? It’s clear that President Biden has already taken bolder steps to tackl...
Climate Action Now Monthly Gathering!
Monday, April 26 7-8:30 pm
Register here in advance us02web.zoom.us/.../tZ0pc...
Guest speaker: Alice Arena
Fore River Residents Against the Compressor Station in Weymouth
Alice will describe the ongoing struggle to stop operation of a 7,700-horsepower Fracked-Gas Compressor Station near densely populated environmental justice communities
* Continuing the work of dismantling racism & white supremacy
* Line 3 Tar Sands Pipeline Resistance: Initial Action Planning
* Biomass Action Update
*** Break-out groups: ***
1) Fore River Residents Against the Compressor Station in Weymouth
2) New visions for downtown Northampton:
Let’s change Main St. from an auto-centered throughway to a people/pedestrian centered commonspace designed to meet the needs of the climate crisis & our vision of a healthy environment
3) Destroying forest ecosystems for solar energy: an unnecessary choice.
Join Farming, Forests & Food Systems to strategize, coordinate, educate & mobilize
Everyone warmly invited and we welcome newcomers!*
It’s Not Too Late is an interactive, multimedia experience that delivers a potent blend of science, activism, and art – a microcosm of the coalition converging to change course at this dramatic moment in planetary history. This event includes a screening of Geoffrey Hudson’s A Passion for the ...
Event co-hosted by Earthworks Network, Friends of the Earth, Greenpeace USA, Powershift Network, Sierra Club, ZeroHour and Our Revolution Representative Ro Khanna (D-CA), Chairman of the Oversight Environmental Subcommittee, will be joined by Representative Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) and advocates to disc...