The release of An Inconvenient Truth is 2006 would change my life. As I watched in horror how climate change would impact future generations, I just knew that I must do something about it. I could not just stand...
Harvey, Fort McMurray(2016), Sandy(2012), Katrina(2005) are household names in North America. Three of these events are powerful hurricanes which brought destruction and death to the large urban centres of New Orleans, New York City and now Houston. The other –-...
I'm pleased to welcome Dr. Cara Augustenborg as a contributor to BoomerWarrior. Cara believes that electing Donald Trump spells the end of the planet as we know it. I like to think of him as a global climate wrecking...
Dr Cara  Augustenborg is an environmental scientist lecturing on climate change at University College Dublin. Cara is also Chairperson of Friends of the Earth Ireland. In a recent OpEd in Independent.IE, she says that "we are undoubtedly governed by climate...
The planet is baking under relentless heat. We have severe dry conditions and droughts in broad areas around the entire globe. There is no end in sight to the current global heating trend. Our planet is on fire. The Earth is...
In spite of an obvious reluctance for President Obama to discuss Climate Change, I hold the strong belief that he must, at the very least, mention the issue during the remaining weeks of his campaign. Not doing so is...
I've been quite disappointed in Obama's performance on the environment, the climate change crisis and renewable energy. But when comparing Romney's energy plan with Obama's accomplishments, there really is no contest.   In his second term, Obama may be less  hindered...
The following text is sourced from the Climate Reality Project. The title of the post - The Road to Paris. It's a Start - is my own. As a Climate Reality Leader (Chicago2013), I'm pleased to feature this perspective on the...
Jim Harris is in Davos at the World Economic Forum for the launch of Corporate Knights' Global 100. For more information, see http://www.global100.org/. You can follow his live tweeting from Davos at @JimHarris. (This article has been previously posted at HuffPost Business...
"The human family is in a difficult situation," says Desmond Berghofer. Desmond is the grandfather of 12 grandchildren, a contributor on BoomerWarrior and a long-distance friend. We have corresponded by email and spoken by phone but regrettably we have...