Tags : climate activism

Climate Change and Civil Society Climate Change and Politics Grassroots Activism Op-Ed

An Homage to Leading Environmentalist Bill McKibben

Bill McKibben is an environmental titan who has played a leading role in the war against climate change. McKibben is one of the most influential environmental figures of all times, he has played a crucial role building a new environmental movement and taking it to new heights. McKibben is a journalist and author. His first […]Read More

Climate Change and Civil Society Climate Change and Human Rights Climate Change and Politics Grassroots Activism Op-Ed Solutions

Climate Action: Political Will and Popular Activism

A couple of factors are coming together to breathe new life into hopes for environmental action in the U.S. The combination of political will and renewed enviromental activism are lending support to the possibility that we may see unprecedented climate action in the U.S. over the next four years. At the start of his second […]Read More

Climate Change and Civil Society Climate Change and Human Rights Global Warming News

Forward on Climate: More Than 35,000 Rally in DC

The Forward on Climate Rally is happening right now in Washington and across the US. Following is a press release from the Sierra Club: Washington, D.C., February 17, 2013 – Today, during President’s Day weekend, more than 35,000 people are marching to the President’s doorstep to support immediate action to contain climate change. People from more […]Read More

Climate Change and Civil Society Climate Change and Politics Energy Policy Environmental News Fossil Fuels Global Warming News New Energy Economy Renewable Energy

Environmental News Wrap: Are Climate Negotiations Working, Where Has All

GlobalWarmingisReal contributor Anders Hellum-Alexander wraps-up the climate and environmental news headlines for the past week: The New York Times wonders if the United Nations’s climate change negotiations are a lost cause. They certainly aren’t accomplishing anything, so why not look for alternative structures to negotiate global commitments to reducing carbon emissions. October 10th, 2010 was […]Read More