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A Clinton-Warren Ticket Means Double Trouble for The Donald

Alexia Parks | Posted 06.10.2016 | Politics
Alexia Parks

Yesterday, I attended a fund-raising event where Naomi Klein spoke about the importance of keeping fossil fuels in the ground, as government policy, o...

What Trump and Sanders can Teach Us About Climate

David Fenton | Posted 02.12.2016 | Green
David Fenton

I submit we need to go back to basics and unify around a proven, tested message that works. Then repeat it every time we open our mouths for the next few years. Put it in our every communication. Till we are sick to death of it, and then some. Hey, it works for Donald and Bernie.

Al Gore Hosts Live Climate Change Talk With World Leaders, Activists, Performers

Aol | Jessica Prois | Posted 11.13.2015 | Impact

US Vice President and Chairman of The Climate Reality Project Al Gore is leading the global broadcast of The World Is Watching, a live 24-hour program...

6 Reasons 2014 Was a Good Year for Climate Action

Carol Pierson Holding | Posted 03.01.2015 | Green
Carol Pierson Holding

When we heard about Federal cuts to environmental initiatives, we couldn't help but think of the potential disaster when climate-denying forces really take power next year. So here are six reasons to be optimistic under even the most climate-denying Congress.

The New Field Of Dreams

Tom Steyer | Posted 11.03.2014 | Green
Tom Steyer

I've said it before, and I'll say it again: American business and technology are our greatest assets in the fight against climate change -- and they are carving a path toward a clean energy future for this country.

Films Champion Inspiring Youth Solutions to Climate Change

Cintia Cabib | Posted 06.21.2014 | Green
Cintia Cabib

"If the adults don't do enough, we have to do it because we will live on earth for another 80 or 90 years and our children will live even longer." The...

New Meme Emerging for Climate Change

Carol Pierson Holding | Posted 05.26.2014 | Green
Carol Pierson Holding

It used to feel naive to talk openly about your actions to mitigate climate change. "It's all meaningless" would be the response. Watch now as the questions change from "What can be done?" to "What is being done... and what are you doing?"

Davos: An Unmissable Opportunity for Progress

Yvo de Boer | Posted 03.25.2014 | Green
Yvo de Boer

There are some who have asked whether the World Economic Forum (WEF) serves a useful purpose. In my experience the answer to that is yes. How often do you bump into world leaders and CEOs around a coffee table?

Fear and Loathing in Warsaw: Painful Progress Toward a Global Climate Deal

Yvo de Boer | Posted 01.27.2014 | Green
Yvo de Boer

To my mind, a successful climate agreement will include three priorities: real leadership by rich countries; serious engagement by developing countries; and significant financial assistance for the poorest countries to deal with the impact of climate change.

Solutions to the Climate Crisis: Hidden in Plain Sight

Sarah van Gelder | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Sarah van Gelder

The most censored story of our lifetime is hiding in plain sight. We humans are disrupting the climate of the planet to the point where the world our children and grandchildren will inhabit may be unrecognizable.

$250K Heinz Award Goes to Builder of Irresistible Post-Fossil Fuel World

Carol Pierson Holding | Posted 11.27.2012 | Green
Carol Pierson Holding

Is this realistic given the speed and severity of climate change? Don't we need warriors in this fight? Certainly, that's what our culture demands. We love stories about heroes' journeys, about struggle and victory, about good vanquishing evil. We yearn for heroes.

Why Mileage-Based Insurance Should Be a Federal Mandate

Carol Pierson Holding | Posted 03.20.2012 | Business
Carol Pierson Holding

States that could have avoided insurance company heel-dragging had to give up benefits that mitigate problems of poverty, accidents and CO2 emissions. Isn't this what we look to the federal government to avoid?