Planet Kansas News

Voice of the Kansas Sierra Club

Fracking Films in Wichita (Oct 11) and KC (Oct 12)

There are few corporate movements that represent a takeover of American life as is represented by Fracking.  Evidence is mounting, and our many of our leaders are simply ignoring the evidence.  All this at a time when we need to move away from fossil fuel extraction.  Fracking, like m
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French Reporters’ Series of Articles on Keystone XL Pipeline

The following is a series of articles by French reporters on the Keystone Pipeline. KXL Jingle Kansas Wind Corridor-1of4 KXL Jingle Kansas Wind Corridor-2of4 KXL Jingle Kansas Wind Corridor-3of4 KXL Oklahoma Continues to Breathe Oil
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Author Naomi Klein on how the Right is Right about Climate Change

On MSNBC’s All In with Chris Hayes, he interviews author Naomi Klein on how the Right is right about climate change.  Watch these two short videos to find out what changes REALLY needs to happen with our social contract and to our world modus operandi for business and technology
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Sierra Club and Activists Organize Solidarity Events for Sept 21 Peoples Climate March in New York City

As you all know, the most important rally and gathering to fight climate change is this weekend in New York… The Peoples Climate March. Bill McKibben is the inspriation and primary organizer. The Kansas Chapter has loaded one full bus and two large vans to be there at the event.
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An Urgent Video Message on Climate Change… and Mass Extinction

This is a very important video message.  It lays out the risks that we, the human race, are taking by our inaction.  I lays out what we face.  Science does not take sides.  It does not care about elections, political parties, or meaningful debates.  The laws of nature will have the fi
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