My therapist’s approach to anxiety is to help me accept things the way they are, instead of letting them stress me out. That doesn’t transfer to today.
Clearly, we’re careening toward our climate apocalypse, but yet we still do not care. I believe the language around the matter, matters. We don’t want facts, we want stories.
There’s a very clear demand we can add into the mix in this new push for environmentalist reforms: de-fund the Pentagon.
In my generation, we’ve had demonstrations against the Iraq War, Wall Street, and against marriage inequality, but today’s climate change protests will stand alone.
Greta Thunberg excoriated the powerful for betraying the powerless with yet another viral speech. If she annoys you, however, you’re the problem.
As a part of the generation that will see the effects of climate change, I’m wondering how one can blithely stroll through life knowing that it may soon end.
While we’ve long known of the “greenhouse effect,” we know very little of the woman who authored the term.
Whether we like it or not, we’re teetering on the edge of ecological destruction. Ignoring warnings about climate change got us to this point – we have a responsibility to fix it.
Only immediate climate action can save the future. If we don’t take action, the collapse of our civilizations and the extinction of much of the natural world is over the horizon.
Sean Davis highlights six facts from the Fourth National Climate Assessment illustrating why we need to act now regarding climate change.