Without Climate Action, Melting of ‘Sleeping Giant’ Ice Sheet Risks Major Sea Level Rise

“The choices that we’re making today in terms of emission reductions are going to set in place whether East Antarctica stays largely dormant as a very large ice sheet, or if we start to set in motion some unstoppable changes,” said one expert.

Source: Without Climate Action, Melting of ‘Sleeping Giant’ Ice Sheet Risks Major Sea Level Rise

Campaigners Rip New COP26 Draft as a ‘Polite Request’ for Climate Action Amid Existential Crisis

The global political elite is a deadly menace of incompetent capitalist stooges: there is no muddling through here. A revolutionary resolution beckons…

A new COP26 draft decision text unveiled Wednesday was roundly panned by climate campaigners as badly inadequate to the task of slashing global greenhouse gas emissions, which are pushing the planet toward a catastrophic 2.4°C of warming by the end of the century.

Source: Campaigners Rip New COP26 Draft as a ‘Polite Request’ for Climate Action Amid Existential Crisis

G20 Summit Deemed ‘Abysmal and Total Failure’ on Vaccine Equity, Climate Action

Leaders of the world’s richest nations wrapped up the Group of 20 Summit in Rome on Sunday after taking virtually no concrete action to tackle the coronavirus pandemic and the intensifying climate crisis, drawing condemnation from human rights advocates who deemed the gathering’s outcome an “abysmal and total failure.”

Source: G20 Summit Deemed ‘Abysmal and Total Failure’ on Vaccine Equity, Climate Action