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Beth Broderick

The Wizard Of Id ... Dos And Don'ts In The Age Of The Democalypse

Beth Broderick | December 5, 2016 | Politics
The following are some ideas of what you can do to prevent the full-scale corruption of our ideals and be a beacon of light in the coming gloom.
Steven Cohen

Bringing the Culture of Sustainability Management to Princess Cruise Lines

Steven Cohen | December 5, 2016 | Green
On December 2, 2016, Katie Rogers of the New York Times reported that: "Princess Cruise Lines has pleaded guilty to seven felony charges and will pay $40 million after employees on a cruise ship were caught dumping oiled waste into the seas and lying to cover up their...
Isabel Rimanoczy, Ed.D.

The Values (R)Evolution

Isabel Rimanoczy, Ed.D. | December 4, 2016 | Green
Digital Art: Isabel Rimanoczy A couple of years ago I ended the last chapter of my book, "Big Bang Being", citing Chris Bache and his suggestion that we might be entering the era of Homo Spiritualis. It may sound strange at...
Grant Stern

DAPL Pipeline Blocked: This Might Be The Last Time America's President Keeps His Word

Grant Stern | December 5, 2016 | Politics
President Obama kept his word when he said that, “there is a way for us to accommodate the sacred lands of Native Americans,” and the Army Corps of Engineers just formally denied an easement for the Dakota Access Pipeline to cross underneath the Missouri River. The...
Khwaja Khusro Tariq

DAPL: A Victory Of The Great Spirit

Khwaja Khusro Tariq | December 4, 2016 | Politics
“They claim this mother of ours, the Earth, for their own use, and fence their neighbors away from her, and deface her with their buildings and their refuse.” -Sitting Bull (Powder River Council Speech, 1875) Despite mainstream media‘s lukewarm coverage and plenty of naysayers, the eight...
Dennis J. Kucinich

An Open Letter To Honored Veterans: Please Stand In Peace At Standing Rock

Dennis J. Kucinich | December 4, 2016 | Politics
Dear Honored Veterans,  Thank you for your service to our country, for your continuing dedication to the high values of our Constitution and principles of justice. Thank you for once again being willing to put yourself on the line.  I have heard from thousands of people...
Laurel Neme

New technology creates safe haven for rhinos

Laurel Neme | December 2, 2016 | Green
A rhino lying down in South Africa. Photo by Laurel Neme. An innovative, new technology might be able to protect rhinos like never before. Unveiled this week, the new system integrates a set of technologies--WiFi, thermal cameras, biometrics, closed-circuit televisions,...
Gay Browne

EWG and Healthy Child Healthy World - Making the World Toxin Free

Gay Browne | December 2, 2016 | Green
For the past ten years, I've been a big fan of Ken Cook and the Environmental Working Group. So when they asked me to co-host EWG's Healthy Child Healthy World Annual Gala, a celebration of the group's...
Michael R. Bloomberg

Washington Won't Have Last Word on Climate Change

Michael R. Bloomberg | December 2, 2016 | Green
No matter what happens in Washington, no matter what regulations the next administration adopts or rescinds, no matter what laws the next Congress may pass, we will meet the pledges that the U.S. made in Paris.
Anne Hidalgo

Cities' Task is Not to See the Future, but to Enable It

Anne Hidalgo | December 2, 2016 | Green
Our cities are the first to respond to the call of climatic challenge.
Daniel Mittler

Protecting what protects us

Daniel Mittler | December 2, 2016 | Green
The diversity of nature is essential to ensure our planet remains habitable. That is why we need to stand up to all those who endanger the global web of life - those who plunder the Commons for private gain. Back in 1992, governments agreed to conserve and fairly...
Renat Heuberger

Let's Not Cut Corners: Why We Need to Adapt in a Climate-Smart Way

Renat Heuberger | December 2, 2016 | Green
The world needs to adapt to the changing climate. But done the wrong way, adaptation measures can actually increase emission levels, ultimately aggravating climate change. Get your skis ready - winter is coming up in the Alps, and you'll soon be carving down the freshly fallen powder. But will you...
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

'Green News Report' - December 1, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | December 1, 2016 | Green
The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Deadly firestorm fueled by drought and...
Health.com

Yes, Thunderstorms Can Cause Asthma Attacks — Here’s How

Health.com | December 2, 2016 | Healthy Living
By Julia Naftulin Most thunderstorm horror stories involve lightning strikes. But a wild storm that struck Melbourne, Australia, last week turned deadly in a different way—by inducing asthma attacks. According to the Associated Press, "Monday's storm caused rain-sodden ryegrass pollen grains to explode and disperse over the city, with...
Peter H. Gleick

From Nuclear War To Climate Change: Letters From Scientists To Policymakers

Peter H. Gleick | December 1, 2016 | Science
A perennial question facing scientists is when -- and how -- to participate in public communication and policy debates around issues of social concern.
David Halperin

Judge's Radical Exxon Ruling Could Turn The Legal System Upside Down

David Halperin | December 4, 2016 | Green
A Texas federal judge's recent order that the attorneys general of Massachusetts and New York must submit to questioning by lawyers for ExxonMobil about why they are investigating the company is highly unusual and unwarranted.
Anne Hidalgo

Mayors Turning Aspiration Into Action

Anne Hidalgo | December 1, 2016 | Green
Now the challenge is to turn aspiration into action.
Mark Watts

Yokohama Wins C40 Award For Best Clean Energy Project Of 2016

Mark Watts | December 1, 2016 | Green
Yokohama was honoured today at an awards ceremony in Mexico City. The C40 Cities Awards recognize the world's most inspiring and innovative cities tackling climate change. Sponsored by Bloomberg Philanthropies and BYD, the C40 Cities Awards ceremony was held during the C40 Mayors Summit, where more than 40...
Mark Watts

Shenzhen Wins C40 Award For Best Finance & Economic Development Project Of 2016

Mark Watts | December 1, 2016 | Green
Shenzhen was honoured today at an awards ceremony in Mexico City. The C40 Cities Awards recognize the world's most inspiring and innovative cities tackling climate change. Sponsored by Bloomberg Philanthropies and BYD, the C40 Cities Awards ceremony was held during the C40 Mayors Summit, where more than 40...
Mark Watts

Seoul Wins C40 Award For Best Social Equity & Climate Change Project Of 2016

Mark Watts | December 2, 2016 | Green
Seoul was honoured today at an awards ceremony in Mexico City. The C40 Cities Awards recognize the world's most inspiring and innovative cities tackling climate change. Sponsored by Bloomberg Philanthropies and BYD, the C40 Cities Awards ceremony was held during the C40 Mayors Summit, where more than 40...
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