Pope Francis has arrived in the United States with the full impact of a diplomatic envoy. Francis is a strong climate advocate on behalf of the world's Catholics plus billions of people in the developing world as well as all...
This post is reproduced from the Climate Reality Project. I'm a Climate Leader (Chicago2013). The article highlights President Obama's top five climate accomplishments. Some, including myself, will argue that he could have and should have done a lot more. Nevertheless,...
The clean energy revolution is underway. From Germany to China and countries all around the globe, governments, cities, towns, public institutions, and progressive companies are leading the way to reduce their dependency on fossil-fuel energy. The shift is clearly on to increasingly...
As I engage relentlessly in the fight to mobilize a complacent public and encourage reluctant politicians to focus on climate change action, I've come to the conclusion that it makes no difference who is right and who is wrong about the...
Natural gas lies are part of a familiar pattern of disinformation propagated by the fossil fuel industry for decades. Television viewers are frequently bombarded by ads showing the good life to be enjoyed now that ample supplies of natural...
Americans United for Change has just launched a campaign called Pope or Kochs.  This progressive  advocacy group describes what is happening on the climate front this way: 69% of Americans call global warming a serious problem, 97% of scientists say that...
Unprecedented Climate Mobilization is the title of a book just released by authors Elizabeth Woodworth and David Ray Griffin. Although I'm pleased with the launch of the pan-Canadian framework for clean growth and climate change, it falls far short of the kind...
As long as the Earth was big compared to human demands, economic growth could often provide the wealth needed to lift people out of poverty. Now that human demands practically fill the Earth's ability to provide the resources we...
MotherJones asks the question: So you Wanna Solve Climate Change? In this parody on climate change, James West ridicules the difficulties encountered by President Obama in his attempt to deal with the climate crisis. (Editor ~ RMontpellier) The following chart is...
As a member of Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada, I'm featuring the CCL September media packet designed to assist members in their conversations and messaging around carbon pricing. The Pope's climate mission began with the release of the Encyclical and will culminate in Paris...