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A Single Tragedy, a Global Crisis

Michael Brune | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Michael Brune

Was Haiyan the largest typhoon ever to make landfall? Does that even matter? Right now, the people of the Philippines need humanitarian aid. But ultimately, we owe them -- and ourselves -- another commitment.

Overwhelming Support for Climate Action at EPA Listening Sessions

Mary Anne Hitt | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Mary Anne Hitt

Last week, I rode a bus from Indianapolis to Chicago for one of eleven listening sessions on the carbon pollution standards being proposed by the Envi...

'Green News Report' - November 12, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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Hanukkah & Earth: The Sacred Green Menorah

Rabbi Arthur Waskow | Posted 01.23.2014 | Religion
Rabbi Arthur Waskow

On Shabbat Hanukkah (this year, Nov. 29-30), we read an extraordinary passage from the Prophet Zechariah. Speaking during the Babylonian Captivity, he envisions the future Great Menorah, taking its sacred place in a rebuilt Holy Temple.

Australia Won't Be Missed

The Verb | Posted 01.23.2014 | World
The Verb

NGOs across the country have been vocal about their disappointment in the Australian government. Yet, given Australia's reluctance to be ambitious at previous negotiations, the real question is - will we even be missed?

UN Climate Talks Begin In Poland

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

By Environment Correspondent Alister Doyle WARSAW, Nov 11 (Reuters) - World governments meeting in Poland from Monday are likely to ma...

The Clean Energy Way to Fight Climate Change

Frances Beinecke | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Frances Beinecke

Several leading climate scientists have embraced nuclear power as the way to lick global climate change and there's a new movie out trying to make the...

'Green News Report' - November 7, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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The Scramble for the Arctic and the Dangers of Russia's Race for Oil

Jayaseelan Naidoo | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Jayaseelan Naidoo

Certainly vested economic interests will trounce environmental interests in many of these countries. But why is the Arctic important for us?

Addressing the Climate Crisis With a Robin Hood Tax

Erich Pica | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Erich Pica

Even more insidious, the governments of the world think that private investors, the same folks that created the economic mess, will be able to contribute to the $100 billion. They plan, essentially, to privatize and and create profit from people's suffering.

'Green News Report' - November 5, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 11.05.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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A Year After Sandy, Action on Climate

Heather Leibowitz | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Heather Leibowitz

When it comes to the debate over global warming, hopefully future generations will look back on Hurricane Sandy as an event that helped break through partisanship and culture war divides to convince the American people

'Green News Report' - October 31, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 12.31.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - October 29, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 12.29.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - October 24, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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How to Build a Clean-Energy Future

Michael Brune | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Michael Brune

We have the chance to do something that's never been done: build a society that is 100 percent powered by clean energy. Instead of being daunted, we should be thrilled.

'Green News Report' - October 22, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - October 17, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - October 15, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 12.15.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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Why Is WGBH Legitimizing David Koch's Climate Change Denial?

Daniel Souweine | Posted 01.23.2014 | Media
Daniel Souweine

The issue of Koch being on the board is not what he does to WGBH and its programming, but what they are doing for him.

'Green News Report' - October 10, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 12.10.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - October 8, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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WATCH LIVE: Has The Media Failed Us In Climate Change Reporting?

Posted 10.08.2013 | Green

How can the media do a better job reporting on the rapidly growing problem of climate change? Some of the country's leading climate journalists are co...

'Green News Report' - October 3, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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Climate, Consciousness and Action

Asoka Bandarage | Posted 10.03.2013 | Green
Asoka Bandarage

Given the intimate connection of their lifestyles to their ecosystems, indigenous peoples who live on lands close to uranium mining, gas drilling and other sources of pollution are most vulnerable to climate change, destruction of biodiversity and livelihood.