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Bill McKibben’s Response to Historic Obama / China Agreement on Climate Change

As you may have heard, an historic movement in climate change discussions has occurred as the result of an agreement between President Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping.  While encouraging, it is not our solution.  Bill McKibben (I consider him the father of the fight against cli
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Michael Brune: That Which Doesn’t Kill Us…

That Which Doesn’t Kill Us… By Michael Brune Executive Director, Sierra Club Yes, the election hurt. We feared it would be bad — and it was worse. By now we’ve all heard the Wednesday-morning quarterback analyses of how and why the Democratic Party gave up cont
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‘Extinction is forever!’ Don’t Let Politics Trump Science in Kansas

Bob Sommer, Director of Development Kansas Sierra Club Don’t Let Politics Trump Science in Kansas “I absolutely hate snakes. They are all killers, as far as I am concerned, because any one of them could give me a heart attack. However, I believe we need to stand up for all
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Green World Rising – Very Important Video

Want to get excited about the future… our energy future?  Carve out 10 minutes of your busy life and watch this important video narrated by Leonardo DiCaprio.  Put this in your mind’s eye.  Let’s make this future the one our grandchildren live in. Craig Wolfe, Commun
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Millennials could make a difference on climate, if they voted – Grist

By Liz Core 28 Oct 2014 7:07 PM First, the good news: Young people care more about reducing carbon emissions than older Americans. And now, the bad: They are also much less likely to show up at the voting booth. D’oh! Here’s how the age gap plays out in a recent survey from the Univer
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