Posts Tagged ‘james hansen’

Durban climate change conference and its meager outcome

Posted December 12th, 2011 in Blog, Featured Comments Off on Durban climate change conference and its meager outcome

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: [Care about what you read here? Help support this project of ecological hope with a tax deductible donation. Stay tuned for news of our 2012 project priorities coming later this week!] What are we to make of the UN climate conference in Durban? It started out looking like […]

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Copenhagen: what else?

Posted December 7th, 2009 in Blog, Featured 7 Comments

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: Copenhagen has center stage for a couple of weeks – for good or ill, right? — hosting the international conference on climate change.   I resist those who say that the planet lives or dies by Copenhagen.  If that’s the case, get ready for death. But it’s not […]

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Living with climate change

Posted March 26th, 2009 in Blog, Featured Comments Off on Living with climate change

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: Let me just say this one more time because we need to understand this: as the Earth warms, the atmosphere holds more energy. That is one of the things that warm air does.  It’s why thunderstorms are more prevalent on a hot humid summer day.  As global warming […]

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As a ‘Sacred Duty,’ help end industrial livestock agriculture

Posted March 4th, 2009 in Blog, Featured 2 Comments

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: [This is a guest post from Dr. Richard Schwartz, a founder of Jewish Vegetarians of North America. We don’t usually promote films as blog posts, but we consider the expansion of industrial livestock agriculture to be one of the biggest threats to the well-being of the planet. In […]

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