“Buildings are collapsing into the sea. Infrastructure is melting. Hundreds are dying from extreme heat. Millions are without power. The ocean is literally on fire. The climate crisis is here.”
Source: ‘Time for Incrementalism Is Over,’ Says Climate Movement as Extreme Weather Hits US | Common Dreams News
“This might be a political show for Biden,” said the Sunrise Movement, “but for us it’s a fight for our lives and for the communities we love and care about.”
Source: ‘Your Legacy Is… What You Deliver’: Climate Movement Says Biden Budget Not Bold Enough | Common Dreams News
At a time when it couldn’t be clearer how desperately we need to roll back carbon emissions, Trump has not only made it easier for fossil fuel companies to increase them — he has also changed rules to make it harder for climate activists to fight back.
Source: Donald Trump Has Declared War on the Climate Movement
“There are more big bank executives on the Democratic platform drafting committee than there are climate activists or millennials.”
Source: DNC ‘Snubs’ Climate Movement Just as Greenpeace Endorses Democratic Panel’s Visionary Plan | Common Dreams News
If you’re looking for a little distraction from the news of the pandemic — something a little gossipy, but with a point at the end about how change happens in the world — this essay may soak up a few minutes.
Source: ‘A Bomb in the Center of the Climate Movement’: Michael Moore Damages Our Most Important Goal | Portside
More voters are prioritizing the climate crisis and holding politicians responsible for their ties to oil and gas.
Source: The Climate Movement Has Gained Unprecedented Momentum Since 2018
From the rise of organizations like Zero Hour to Greta Thunberg’s Fridays For Future, the youth climate movement is only just getting started.
Source: Why Gen Z is at the Vanguard of the Climate Movement
“As the oligarchs financed, shaped and largely managed the climate movement – it’s only natural that they alone benefit from it. The power-elites repackaged our oppression as revolution and sold it back to us. The exploited our emotions and fears…”
Source: Green New Deal and the Climate Movement. Trojan Horses for the Billionaire Class? – Global ResearchGlobal Research – Centre for Research on Globalization