If your body temperature rises by a seemingly minuscule 1 degree Celsius (1.8 degrees Fahrenheit), you’re probably sick. We now know that the Earth also must live within a narrow temperature range, or its life suffers. The planet’s average temperature is currently 1 degree C above what it was as the industrial revolution began. That’s… Read more »
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A lot is wrong with water management north and west of the Great Dividing Range. In Central Queensland, a large section of the population is united in opposition to the construction of a proposed coal mine in the Galilee Basin. There are many reasons people are against coal mining, but the unifying issue is the… Read more »
From Truthout, by Dahr Jamail.
Readers’ opinions on Freedom Socialist articles, and Dodgers and Yankees crossing hotel workers’ strike picket line.
The catalysts that led a Canadian federal court to stop the dangerous Trans Mountain project in its tracks.
When hurricanes strike, much of the suffering is due to man-made, preventable causes.
Native American water protector from Standing Rock struggle was forced to take a “non-cooperating plea agreement” and 57-month jail sentence. She couldn’t get a fair trial for the “attempted murder” charge with a lifetime penalty.
Silent Spring: despite the best efforts of the powers-that-be, Carson’s 1962 environmental critique made an impact that could never be erased.
We must fight to mitigate capitalism’s poisonous effects right now.
Cross-border resistance in British Columbia and Washington state is determined to halt destruction of land and sea.