Posts Tagged ‘carbon dioxide emissions’

400 ppm – and the voice of Thomas Berry

Posted June 1st, 2012 in Blog, Featured 1 Comment

Fostering Ecological Hope Reflections on Culture and Meaning It’s just a number, right? I mean, the difference between 399 and 400 is not very meaningful. But since we humans love threshold numbers, love the drama of it, let’s just allow this number to sink in. All across the Arctic zone this spring, monitoring stations are […]

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We need to tell the truth

Posted August 7th, 2009 in Blog, Featured Comments Off on We need to tell the truth

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: I just get so discouraged by the political culture.  It’s not like I find my hope in politics; but what I know is that we have to move politics to get done the things we need to get done.  And to do that, we have to bring a […]

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If you thought climate crisis a future event…

Posted July 31st, 2009 in Blog, Featured 1 Comment

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: Sorry for going a week without a post.  I am at the deadline for a big project, which I will tell you about soon, and have had trouble keeping up with the site.  And while that is still true today, this news that came by way of Facebook […]

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There is something fundamentally wrong with living like this

Posted May 18th, 2009 in Blog, Featured 2 Comments

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: Well, Congress will be teeing off in the great cap-and-trade debate this week (see also, Climate Bill Seeks a Broad Coalition), with many Democrats struggling to get meaningful carbon dioxide reductions written into law, while Dems from big fossil fuel producing states join with Republicans to struggle for […]

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