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1/5/23: “Biden administration to miss deadlines on major environmental rules” WaPo
7/12/22: "Aviation’s First Greenwashing Lawsuit Takes Off Against Dutch Airline KLM" Treehugger
10/13/21: "The global elites are headed to Scotland. Call it climate FOMO."
8/18/21: "The planet is in peril. We’re building Congress’s strongest-ever climate bill" Bernie Sanders
6/30/21: "In Video, Exxon Lobbyist Describes Efforts to Undercut Climate Action" NYT
5/3/21: WaPo - "Biden administration to propose first rule requiring cut in climate pollutants"
2/25/21: "We Need 4 Waves of Climate Action"
1/23/21: "Joe Biden’s Cancellation of the Keystone Pipeline Is a Landmark in the Climate Fight:"
1/11/21: "Lets work with Latin America on Climate Change" NYT Op
12/2020: "The Politics of Global Warming; Yale and George Mason Univ. (pdf file)
11/11/20: "Was a Federal Scientist’s Dismissal an 11th-hour Bid to Give Climate Denial Long-Term Legitimacy?"
10/7/20: ‘60 Minutes,’ ‘The Guardian,’ and Game-Changing New Climate Science
10/2/20: "Climate Crisis: Is It Time to Ditch Economic Growth?"
9/14/20: "Calif., a leader on climate, agonizes over not acting faster"
8/21/20: "How the Gas Industry Is Waging War Against Climate Action"
8/4/20: Letter from 100 economists- to rebuild our world, we must end the carbon economy
7/20/20: "Greta Thunberg gives €1m award money to climate groups"
7/20: "A Letter to My Colleagues at 350.org (and Friends in the Broader Movement)" Bill McKibben
6/20/20: Do people care about climate change? A global survey returned a surprising result
6/8/20 The Pernicious Influence of Big Oil on America’s Universities
5/14/20: "Climate Change Isn’t Your Fault. It’s Capitalism’s."
Indigenous Blockades Don’t Just Decry Destruction — They Affirm Life
Is BlackRock Announcement "Beginning of the End for Fossil-fuel System? 1/21/20
The winning conservative climate solution 1/16/20 WaPo
The 2010s were a lost decade for climate WaPo 1/1/20
The climate movement is gaining momentum in spite of Trump
As Trump walks away from climate pact, America's Pledge steps up
The climate science is clear-it's now or never, McKibben 11/20/19
Engineering Catastrophe - why we should not geoengineer the planet
Towards a circular economy, Piketty
The real reason some scientists downplay the risks of climate change 10/25/19
How Climate Scientists Are Coping With 'Climate Grief'
Welcome to the Era of Climate Change Induced PTSD
Role of Young People in the Fight Against Climate Change 10/2/1
Death and destruction- this is David Koch's sad legacy
The Misogyny of Climate Deniers 8/31/19
Why the DNC Must Change the Rules and Hold a Climate Debate - Naomi Klein 8/22/19
Bernie's USD16 Trillion Plan to act on climate change
2 Mass Murders had Ecofascism in Common WaPo 8/18/19
How Climate Change Is Becoming a Deadly Part of White Nationalism 8/7/19
White Supremacy Goes Green NYT 2/28/20
I am an Arctic researcher. Donald Trump is deleting my citations
How Art Can Inspire Viewers Toward Climate Action
6 Environmentalists Inspiring Climate Action
Biggest compliment yet Greta Thunberg 7/4/19
It’s Time to Rebel Against the Existential Threat of Climate Change
Climate anxiety: Is hopelessness preventing us from confronting our biggest challenge?
Trump admin ignored its own evidence of climate change
How the Mental Health Community Is Bracing for the Impact of Climate Change 5/16/19
Do We Have a Right to a Livable Climate?
Climate Crisis Forces Us to Ask to what do we devote ourselves?
To stop global catastrophe we must believe in humans again, McKibben
We Can’t Fight Climate Change if We Keep Lying to Ourselves-2017- (Chris Hedges
9/17/22: "A Sneaky Form of Climate Obstruction Hurts Pension Funds" NYT Opinion Essay
3/1/21: "How the United States can return to credible climate leadership" (Brookings)
1/27/21: "Biden's Climate Day Jan 27 2021" WaPo
1/13/21: "US cities consider treating fossil fuels like nuclear weapon
9/24/20: "Neo-Nazis Are Using Eco-Fascism to Recruit Young People" Vice News
"Buffalo suspect may be latest mass shooter motivated by ‘eco-fascism'" Guardian 5/17/22
9/14/20:"Devastating wildfires out West inject climate change into the presidential campaign" WaPo
9/12/20: NYT: "A Secret Recording Reveals Oil Executives’ Private Views on Climate Change"
"Biden calls for 100 percent clean electricity by 2035. Here’s how far we have to go." WaPo 7/30/20
"How Joe Biden’s surprisingly ambitious climate plan came together" WaPo 7/31/20
Life Cycle Assessment — How to Understand Environmental Impact and Combat Climate Misinformation 5/20/20
GRETA'S WORLD: How one Swedish teenager armed with a homemade sign ignited a crusade and became the leader of a movement 4/26/20 Rolling Stone
Politicians blew off Gen Zs climate goals WaPo 3/26/20
Greta Versus the Greedy Grifters 1/27/20
the Fate of the Earth 1/27/20
Georgetown University Announces Fossil Fuel Divestment
Stiglitz on capitalism and climate: Fighting the climate crisis need not mean halting economic growth 12/9/20
How scientists are coping with ecological grief 1/12/20
Climate emerges as a top priority in CA Dem Party
Humans Aren’t Inherently Destroying the Planet — Capitalism Is 11/18/19
How the Fossil Fuel Industry Is Attempting to Buy the Global Youth Climate Movement
Big Oil Needs to Pay for the Damage It Caused, McKIbben 11/15/19
Frustrated by the lack of action on climate change and gun violence? Divest
Greta Thunberg speech
The Stark Inequality of Climate Change (book reviews) 10/17/19
Mary Robinson: Disruption is best option left to head off climate disaster
What to Read When the World is On Fire 10/6/19
Six Books to Read on Climate Crisis
Microsoft joins group seeking to kill off historic climate change lawsuits
New Yorker: How climate change and the Central American exodus
Climate Crisis Goes Unabated, Nations Most Responsible Still Anti-Future
Why defending Indigenous Rights is central to climate change politics
Critique of Rich article in the NYT on reasons for missing climate change
McKibben: OpEd NYT: California and ending fossil fuels
Koch Bros using right wing media campaign against carbon pricing (detailed article names the Koch funded orgs.)
Death and destruction- this is David Koch's sad legacy 8/27/19
It's time for a climate trade war 3/2019
Climate aspects of California fires and mudslides ignored by media.
'No Results Found'- Thousands of Climate Science Links Purged-2017-
What Happens if the EPA Is Stripped of Its Power to Fight Climate Change-2017-
Trump to scrap Nasa climate research-2016-
Trump will ignore methane limits imposed by Obama
ExxonMobil’s Latest Campaign Climate Action
Republicans Are Using Big Tobacco's Secret Science Playbook-2017
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