‘Terrifying’ new climate models warn of 6-7°C of catastrophic warming without drastic action 

New climate models unveiled by French researchers Tuesday showed Earth’s average temperature could rise a “terrifying” 6.5-7.0°C above pre-industrial levels by the end of the century if dramatic action is not immediately taken to slash carbon emissions.The findings, presented at a press conferen

Source: ‘Terrifying’ new climate models warn of 6-7°C of catastrophic warming without drastic action – Alternet.org

Confronting Global Warming and Austerity 

In the United States, proposals for a Green New Deal have been getting considerable attention in recent months as activists have pressed both members of Congress and Democratic presidential candidates to support aggressive measures to combat global warming. There clearly is much more that we can and must do in the immediate future to prevent enormous damage to the planet. More

Source: Confronting Global Warming and Austerity – CounterPunch.org