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Pope Francis: ‘Politics Has Become Submissive … Seeking Profit Above All Else’

Pope Francis: ‘Politics Has Become Submissive … Seeking Profit Above All Else’

In an address to a group of scientists Monday at the Pontifical Academy of Sciences, Pope Francis called on world leaders to fully implement the Paris agreement. When we #ActOnClimate, we protect vulnerable communities around the world. Retweet if you agree with Pope Francis! pic.twitter.com/fy0FeBiAQn — Climate Reality (@ClimateReality) November 27, 2016 Without directly mentioning […]

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    Land Grab Congressman Now Wants Trump to Abolish National Monuments

    Land Grab Congressman Now Wants Trump to Abolish National Monuments

    U.S. Rep. Rob Bishop, a fierce anti-public lands Republican in Utah, is urging President-elect Donald Trump to abolish national monuments created by Presidents Barack Obama and Bill Clinton. More than 270 million acres of American land and waters are potentially at risk—an area two and a half times the size of California. The action would […]

    How Important Is NASA’s Earth Science Program That Trump Wants to Abolish?

    How Important Is NASA’s Earth Science Program That Trump Wants to Abolish?

    By Brenda Ekwurzel Word has it that the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Earth Science program is on the chopping block with the upcoming Trump Administration. Bad decision! Alaska’s Susitna GlacierNASA/GSFC/METI/ERSDAC/JAROS and U.S./Japan ASTER Science The NASA Earth Science program provides information about the Earth that plays a vital role in our scientific advancement, […]

    ‘Shockingly Stupid’: Trump to Eliminate NASA Climate Research

    ‘Shockingly Stupid’: Trump to Eliminate NASA Climate Research

    By Nika Knight President-elect Donald Trump plans to entirely eliminate all climate research at NASA, a move that climate scientists warn will send us back to the “dark ages.” Trump instead plans to devote more funds toward exploring deep space. NASA launched its Atmospheric Infrared Sounder, or AIRS, project in 2002. It was designed to […]

    5 Things I’m Thankful For

    5 Things I’m Thankful For

    Lately, I’ve been finding strength in the things I’m thankful for and I wanted to share some of those with you for the Thanksgiving weekend. Many of us are carrying sadness, worry and fear in our hearts in the wake of the election, and some are dreading political talk around the Thanksgiving table. iStock If […]

    Did Trump Just Change His Mind on Climate Change?

    Did Trump Just Change His Mind on Climate Change?

    During an on-the-record meeting with editors and reporters at the New York Times, Donald Trump said he has an “an open mind” with regards to climate change science and policies. Worth the read: Donald Trump’s New York Times Interview, in Full – Transcript https://t.co/B4QQ9HRb3e — Michael M. Grynbaum (@grynbaum) November 23, 2016 “It’s one issue […]

    Trump Touts Clean Coal as Canada Phases Out the Dirty Energy

    Trump Touts Clean Coal as Canada Phases Out the Dirty Energy

    In a brief video message outlining goals for the first 100 days of his presidency, Donald Trump stated he would cancel “job-killing restrictions on the production of American energy, including shale energy and clean coal.” “This plan would put America 100 days further behind where we need to be to address climate change and 100 […]

    ‘Don’t Let a Climate Denier Take Over the EPA’

    ‘Don’t Let a Climate Denier Take Over the EPA’

    Climate activists projected huge images and text onto the front of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) headquarters in Washington, DC Monday evening, calling on President-elect Donald Trump to not appoint climate change denier Myron Ebell as head of the agency. 350.org Using a high powered projector, activists with 350.org, ClimateTruth.org and the Sierra Club […]