Posts Tagged ‘united nations climate conference’

KXL – rejected! Where we go from here.

Posted November 6th, 2015 in Blog, Featured Comments Off on KXL – rejected! Where we go from here.

Obama’s rejection of KXL is both reason to celebrate and a call for deeper and broader opposition to the whole of the transportation network that brings dirty oil to and through our communities to market…In these next few weeks, with the UN Climate Conference in Paris approaching, the world will be focused on these things. Millions of people will be in the streets or active in their communities doing advocacy, education, communication, and more. It’s a great time to build a movement that is broader, deeper, more engaged, and now even more inspired.

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It’s NOT growth; it’s depletion

Posted March 27th, 2015 in Blog, Featured 2 Comments

Most economists and policymakers tell us what we need more of is economic growth. But economic growth is not growth at all. It is depletion, using up, and it is taking us down a terrible road. We need to deny them this future.

Photo credit: Isaac Brekken for The New York Times

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Catholic bishops from around the world call for end to fossil fuels

Posted December 10th, 2014 in Featured, New Creation News 2 Comments

Catholic Bishops from around the world have called for end to fossil fuels in an urgent plea to address the crisis of climate change. They place “responsibility for this situation … with the dominant global economic system…” and call for “a fair and legally binding global agreement based on the universal human rights applicable to […]

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