User: demo Topic: Climate Change
Category: Impacts :: Floods n Droughts
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Running for Office in the Age of Donald Trump and Climate Change 29.1.2020 Truthout.com
Even a failed mayoral run can be a transformative community-building experience in a mired national political ...
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The World Is Burning, But It’s Not Front-Page News 27.1.2020 Truthout.com
The World Is Burning, But It’s Not Front-Page News
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Global Groundwater Is Threatened by Unsustainable Practices Amid Climate Crisis 26.1.2020 Truthout.com
The fate of groundwater is closely tied to climate change and energy exploration and deserves more ...
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After a Decade of Fracking, Billions of Dollars Lost and a Climate in Crisis 25.1.2020 Truthout.com
Today's climate impacts have been shaped heavily by actions taken during the last 10 years, particularly in the ...
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Federal Court Dismisses Youth Climate Lawsuit — But They’re Not Giving Up 24.1.2020 Truthout.com
Federal judges dismissed "Juliana v. U.S.," a lawsuit brought on behalf of 21 young people against the ...
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Storm Gloria: Spain death toll rises to 13 with four missing 24.1.2020 BBC: Front Page
Spain's government is to meet in emergency session after the storm carved a swathe of destruction.
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'No fish': How dams and climate change are choking Asia's great lake 20.1.2020 LA Times: Environment

Cambodia's Tonle Sap lake is suffering its worst fishing season in memory, with potentially devastating effects for millions in Southeast Asia.

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The Netherlands Is Sinking and Here’s Why 19.1.2020 Mother Jones
This piece was originally published in Undark and appears here as part of our Climate Desk Partnership. The Netherlands often stop to take selfies in front of one of the country’s more than 1,000 windmills. Afterward, they might taste one of the many varieties of cheese for which the nation is famous. But most are unaware […]
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This Is Our Last Decade to Get Climate Right 18.1.2020 Truthout.com
In the climate talks to come, we need more youth, Indigenous, and civil society groups -- and fewer oil ...
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Is BlackRock Going Green or Just Greenwashing? 18.1.2020 Mother Jones
This piece was originally published in the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists and appears here as part of our Climate Desk Partnership. On Tuesday, January 14, the New York Times ran a story in its “Dealbook” business section that contained some startling news. Larry Fink, the founder and chief executive officer of the world’s largest asset manager, BlackRock, announced that his […]
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Australia’s Fires Show How Wealth Inequality Compounds Climate Disasters 18.1.2020 Truthout.com
Poor communities suffer the most because they are least likely to be able to access resources for relief and ...
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5 Australian Fire Failures: Lessons for the World from a Climate Catastrophe 18.1.2020 Mother Jones
In August, 2018, when Scott Morrison became Australia’s 6th prime minister in 10 years, he presented himself as a responsible steward poised to bring continuity after a decade of leadership hiccups. To emphasize his willingness to take on the country’s most pressing issues, he evoked Bono: “When the history books are written, our age will […]
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Joe Biden Thinks Coal Miners Should Learn to Code. That’s Classist. 17.1.2020 Truthout.com
Joe Biden Thinks Coal Miners Should Learn to Code. That’s Classist.
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Editorial: These are the hottest years in modern history and we're doing nothing about it 16.1.2020 LA Times: Opinion

The last two decades have been the warmest in modern history. Human activity is causing it, and we're doing too little to fix it.

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2019 was the 2nd-hottest year on record, according to NASA and NOAA 16.1.2020 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Last year's data collected by the agencies is the latest confirmation that the Earth is steadily getting hotter. The planet is now almost 1 degree Celsius warmer than it was in the mid-20th century.
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What is climate change? 16.1.2020 BBC: World
BBC News looks at what we know and don't know about the Earth's changing climate.
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Australia’s Bushfires Expose an Extinction Crisis Decades in the Making 15.1.2020 Truthout.com
The extinction crisis is acutely felt in Australia, where more than 1,800 species are federally listed as ...
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2019 was the second-warmest year on record, NASA and NOAA say 15.1.2020 LA Times: Science

2019 was the second-warmest year since scientists began taking temperatures in 1880, government scientists from NASA and NOAA announced Wednesday.

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Trump Embraces Anti-LGBTQ Pastor Who Pushed “Conversion Therapy” 14.1.2020 Truthout.com
Trump Embraces Anti-LGBTQ Pastor Who Pushed “Conversion Therapy”
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To Manage Fires, Australia Must Follow the Lead of Aboriginal Communities 14.1.2020 Truthout.com
To Manage Fires, Australia Must Follow the Lead of Aboriginal Communities
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