The Planet is Baking, boomer warrior

The Planet is Baking Under Relentless Heat

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...
Justin Trudeau - Climate Warrior or Climate Pretender, Below2C

Justin Trudeau – Climate Warrior or Climate Pretender

In a recent interview with CBC's Wendy Mesley, Naomi Klein (author of No Is Not Enough and This Changes Everything) accuses Prime Minister Trudeau of only...
Five Characteristics of Climate Science Denial, boomer warrior

Five Characteristics of Climate Science Denial

What is driving climate science denial and how do I respond to it? This question has prompted me to follow Denial101x - Making Sense...
California - Drought Fixes or Race to the Bottom, boomer warrior

California – Drought Fixes or Race to the Bottom

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According to the United Nations, desertification and drought affected one third of the planet surface and over 1.5 billion people globally in 2012. In...
Plastic = Climate Change, Below2C

Plastic = Climate Change

Some of you will remember The Graduate (1967) starring Dustin Hoffman who played the character Ben, a young graduate attending a party. When asked...
Franke James, What Can Anybody Tell Obama About Keystone XL?

Environmental Challenge Day 6: Waste & YERDLE

Cross-posted from climatemama (Harriet Shugarman).  Editor ~ R Montpellier. On Earth Day, we launched our first Earth Day Challenge, a full week of “daily” challenges, that gets...
The Big Leap: From Picking Up Dog Poop to Getting Off Fossil Fuels, boomer warrior

The Big Leap: From Picking Up Dog Poop to Getting Off Fossil Fuels

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I've become a big fan of Franke James' art "which is not afraid to speak out" and her riveting social messaging about our world's most critical issues such...
Is man the cruelest animal

Is Man The Cruelest Animal?

Friedrich Nietzsche was born in Germany in 1844 and died in 1900. His major works included: The Gay Science (1882), Thus Spoke Zarathustra (1883-1885),...
There are too many of us, Below2C

There Are Too Many of Us

It took humanity 50,000 years to reach 1 billion people. It then took about 200 years to go from 1 billion to 7 billion....
The Stranded Asset Parade Is Starting, Below2C

The Stranded Asset Parade Is Starting

"The stranded asset hypothesis just got real," reported Business Green in early July. “Shell and BP are writing down assets while a raft of...