Sep 7th, 2009 in Featured Articles, Newswire, Tour Blog
Climate SOS Tour, Day 2, Montana: Seattle Team Reports from the Rails
Climate SOS Team Leader Duff Badgley left Seattle via train and on Sunday night posted this blog as his train travelled towards North Dakota where he will meet up with the Massachusetts Team members. They will meet with North Dakota Senators Dorgan and Conrad’s staffers on Tuesday in Bismarck
Duff writes from the Montana prairie 9/6/09: No cell reception in Montana today, after I moved from the mountains to the plains. No email, no press contacts, no website tending, no organizing…not unwelcome after the mad dash to get...
Sep 6th, 2009 in Featured Articles, Newswire
6 September 2009
‘Seattle’ Copenhagen, as Africans demand reparations
By Patrick Bond
Here’s a fairly simple choice: the Global North would pay hard-hit Global South sites to deal with climate crisis either through complicated, corrupt, controversial ‘Clean Development Mechanism’ (CDM) projects with plenty of damaging side effects to communities, or instead pay through other mechanisms that must provide financing quickly, transparently and decisively, to achieve genuine income compensation plus renewable energy to the...
Sep 5th, 2009 in Featured Articles, Newswire, Tour Blog
The methane news in the MIT paper yesterday terrifies. Methane is likely escaping from the sea floor at a rate 1 million times faster than previously thought. One million times!
What are we going to do?
Are we going to let Big Oil, Big Coal and Corrupt Big Greens give us cap-and-trade and business-as-usual?
If you are among those of us who shout “NO!”, then join our Tour blog. Help us KILL THE BILL in the senate where cap-and-trade is spawning under Barbara Boxer and John Kerry.
The Climate SOS Tour to KILL THE BILL reaches Minot, ND tomorrow night (9/6), then gathers in Bismarck, ND...
Aug 26th, 2009 in Featured Articles
This radio interview debate between Dan Lashoff from NRDC and Cecil Corbin Marks is interesting. Cecil provides some interesting comments on the (dis)function of market approaches.
2009_08_03 Dan Lashof Cecil Corbin-Mark host Tammy bang Luu
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Labor/Community Strategy Center Debate
Air Date: 08/03/2009 Segment Host: Tammy Bang Luu
Obama’s landmark federal climate bill, the American Clean Energy and Security Act (ACES), passed the House at the end of June. As the bill has progressed, the debate among...
Aug 25th, 2009 in Featured Articles
More and more organizations and individuals are joining ClimateSOS to oppose the ACESA climate bill’s false solutions. We encourage you to do the same- click HERE to sign on!
CLIMATE SOS NETWORK MEMBERS
Beehive Design Collective
Climate Change Action Group of CNY
Coalition For A Safe Environment
Energy Justice Network
Global Justice Ecology Project
Indigenous Environmental Network
Institute for Local Self-Reliance
Institute for Social Ecology
Jamaica Plain Greenhouse
Little Village Environmental Justice...