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Why Sun Belters Should Resist the Winter Weather Gloat

Diana Liverman | Posted 04.07.2014 | Green
Diana Liverman

We may gloat about sunny days, but would we about our food supply? Half of U.S. food products are imported from other countries, and most states produce less than 10 percent of the food they consume.

'Green News Report' - February 4, 2014

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 04.06.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Keystone XL pipeline moves one step closer to approval; Britain pummele...

'Green News Report' - January 30, 2014

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 04.01.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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The Keystone Principle: Stop Making Climate Disruption Worse

KC Golden | Posted 03.31.2014 | Green
KC Golden

What will we say to the prospective victims of still-preventable climate disasters -- the world's kids, and our own? Defying the Keystone Principle and approving the pipeline would be like saying "Sorry, you're out of luck. We will use our time and our money to make the crisis unsolvable."

'Green News Report' - January 28, 2014

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.30.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - January 23, 2014

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.25.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - January 21, 2014

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.25.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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End of Infrastructure as We Know It

Neil B. Chambers | Posted 03.24.2014 | Green
Neil B. Chambers

You know what's sexy? Nature. But listening to engineers, political figures and advocates, we can't focus on just how sexy it is. They are screaming at us that America's infrastructure is falling apart and if we don't fix it we will be marooned on the sands of missed opportunity.

Climate, Civil Rights and Dr. King

Asoka Bandarage | Posted 03.19.2014 | Green
Asoka Bandarage

It is likely that if Dr. King were alive, he would be a leader of the growing climate and environmental justice movement today.

'Green News Report' - January 16, 2014

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.18.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - January 14, 2014

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.18.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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A Big Brand With the Opportunity to Lead on an Increasingly Complex Problem: Climate

Judith Samuelson | Posted 03.18.2014 | Education
Judith Samuelson

Last weekend I enjoyed the opening festivities for a spectacular new building on the Yale campus, designed by Norman Foster to house the Yale School o...

World May Have To Suck Gases From Air To Meet Climate Goals

Reuters | Alister Doyle | Posted 03.17.2014 | Green

By Environment Correspondent Alister Doyle OSLO, Jan 15 (Reuters) - Governments may have to extract vast amounts of greenhouse gases f...

The Surprising Ways The Weather Affects Your Health And Well-Being

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living

With the recent polar vortex spreading a wave of bitter cold across the Midwest and Northeast, leaving Chicago under ice and hitting New York City wit...

Four Teachings for the Four Worlds of Tu B'Shvat

Rabbi Arthur Waskow | Posted 03.15.2014 | Religion
Rabbi Arthur Waskow

At the end of the Seder, we planned to walk onto ground that Maxxam Corporation had shattered in this way, and to plant redwood seedlings as an act of protest. Nonviolent civil disobedience. And we did.

'Green News Report' - January 9, 2014

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.11.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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Q&A: Is There A Link Between Cold Weather, Global Warming?

natureheader | Jeff Tollefson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Science

The past several days have seen much of the United States gripped by freezing temperatures as the northerly jet stream pushed Arctic air south across ...

'Green News Report' - January 7, 2014

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.09.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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You Call This Cold? Why This Transplanted Michigander Is Laughing

Roz Warren | Posted 03.09.2014 | Fifty
Roz Warren

I grew up in Detroit, where the snow hit the ground in early November and stayed there through April. Snowfall wasn't remarkable; it was a given. I was a Detroit Tigers fan and I remember, more than once, watching shivering ball players attempting to play ball as snow fell on Opening Day.

Why the Climate Movement Should Get Political in 2014

Phil Aroneanu | Posted 03.06.2014 | Green
Phil Aroneanu

If there was one thing to say about the climate movement in 2013 is that it started to reveal itself as a powerful political force. Now is the time to lean into politics, not push it away. Engaging in politics matters for the climate movement, and here are a few reasons why.

It Was Kind Of A Terrible Year For The Climate

The Huffington Post | Kate Sheppard | Posted 12.31.2013 | Green

There was some good climate news in 2013. President Barack Obama outlined a new plan to address rising emissions in a major address at Georgetown Univ...

Carbon-Free Energy Is Possible -- Without Nukes

Eleanor LeCain | Posted 02.21.2014 | Green
Eleanor LeCain

We can have the energy we need without emitting carbon or using nuclear energy. That's the takeaway from my recent interview with Dr. Arjun Makhijani on Progressive Radio Network.

OurEnergyPolicy.org: Moving Forward on Climate Strategy

Bill Squadron | Posted 02.19.2014 | Green
Bill Squadron

Our nation's approach to energy, however, is directly correlated to the strength of our economy. It is critical that Americans -- and Congress -- understand why energy is so important to the health of our economy.

'Green News Report' - December 19, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 02.18.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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Lucky '13: Big Year for the Beyond Oil Campaign

Michael Marx | Posted 02.18.2014 | Green
Michael Marx

I've never been superstitious, but looking back on 2013 it's likely that oil company executives will be. In 2013, the Sierra Club's Beyond Oil campaign made huge strides in blocking some of the most polluting and carbon-intensive sources of oil.