‘Past the point of incremental changes’: The United States is warming faster than the rest of the world

Emphasizing that mitigating the climate emergency and planetary heating is within policymakers’ power, a new draft federal report released Monday outlined the impacts the crisis has had on U.S. communities so far and warned that extreme weather, wildfires, and climate-linked public health crises wil

Source: ‘Past the point of incremental changes’: The United States is warming faster than the rest of the world – Alternet.org

Paper Straws are not Enough | Green Social Thought

As the UK suffered its hottest-ever temperatures only recently, Amy Goodman, host of Democracy Now, interviewed Britain’s erudite environmental journalist George Monbiot July 21, 2022 about his most recent article in The Guardian: This Heatwave Has Eviscerated The Idea That Small Changes Can Tackle Extreme Weather, July 18, 2022.According to Monbiot: “Paper straws are not enough. Only System Change can halt the climate crisis.” Of course, System Change can only mean throwing out the neoliberal brand of capitalism in favor of almost anything else.

Source: Paper Straws are not Enough | Green Social Thought