User: newstrust Topic: Global Warming
Category: Global warming
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PBS's Amanpour Frets Increase in Climate Skeptics, 'Getting Worse' 20.11.2019 NewsBusters
During Monday's Amanpour & Company on PBS (and CNN International), host Christiane Amanpour spent much of her show discussing the issue of climate change allegedly caused by global warming, and at one point negatively characterized word that there has been an increase in global warming skepticism in other countries as she asked her guest if it meant things are "getting worse" in terms of convincing people action needs to be ...
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Presidential Candidates Wouldn’t Touch This Radical Idea to Transform Agriculture—Until Now 17.11.2019 Mother Jones
Food and agriculture policies have been at best a fringe issues during the last few Democratic presidential primaries. Candidates tend limit their agricultural appeals to “broad value statements” rather than dive into the policy specifics “that would indicate they’ve given these issues the attention they deserve,” says Sarah Hackney, coalition director for the National Sustainable […]
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Editorial: Climate change prevention is losing to sprawl in San Diego County 15.11.2019 LA Times: Opinion

For California, sprawl is proving to be the test of the state's commitment to fighting climate change at home.

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Editorial: Trump's EPA is trying to limit science in crafting new regulations 14.11.2019 LA Times: Opinion

A proposed EPA rule to require public release of data behind health studies would undermine the role of science in forming policy. That's dangerous.

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The greatest scam in history: Why science failed to to stop climate change 12.11.2019 Raw Story
It’s a tale for all time. What might be the greatest scam in history or, at least, the one that threatens to take history down with it. Think of it as the climate-change scam that beat science, big time. Scientists have been seriously investigating the subject of human-made climate change since the late 1950s and […]
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Energy Companies Undertook the Greatest Scam in History 11.11.2019 Truthout.com
Environmental activists rally outside of New York Supreme Court with a banner reading: Exxon Knew
Science isn't enough to stop climate change; the rest of us are needed -- and we are needed now.
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Iceland students see chilling reality of melting glacier 11.11.2019 Raw Story
Icelandic seventh-grader Lilja Einarsdottir is on an unusual field trip with her class: they’re measuring the Solheimajokull glacier to see how much it has shrunk in the past year, witnessing climate change first-hand. “It is very beautiful but at the same time it is very sad to see how much it has melted,” says Lilja, […]
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Conservative pardoned by Trump has released the ‘dumbest’ argument yet against climate change 10.11.2019 Raw Story
Conservative Dinesh D’Souza was ridiculed on Saturday for offering up a bold new argument against global warming. In May of 2018, D’Souza received a presidential pardon from President Donald Trump for his 2014 guilty plea to charges of felony campaign finance violation. In August of 2018, The Washington Post wrote a story titled, “Under Trump, […]
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Jane Fonda: Teenage Activist Greta Thunberg ‘Inspired Me' to Protest Climate Change 8.11.2019 NewsBusters
Environmental activist and actress Jane Fonda continues to follow through on her pledge to get arrested in Washington, D.C., every Friday as part of an ongoing effort to fight climate change, which she described as “an urgent crisis.” In fact, the 81-year-old liberal has even called on other famous people to join her in the nation’s capital, stating in an interview that she was “inspired” to take on the challenge by 16-year-old “climate warrior” and Swedish teen Greta ...
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The 'It's Always Sunny' Gang Solves Global Warming: 'Shame,' ‘Make People Feel Stupid’ 7.11.2019 NewsBusters
Wednesday's episode of It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, "The Gang Solves Global Warming" focuses on, you guessed it, global warming, but also exhibits anti-Christian ...
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HuffPost: Cancel Thanksgiving to Save the Planet 7.11.2019 NewsBusters
The annual liberal dissertations on how to talk to conservative family members at Thanksgiving were obnoxious, but this new lefty idea is a real turkey. HuffPost recommends forgoing Thanksgiving all together to save the planet from global warming. Because traveling to gather with family and friends to offer thanks is ...
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Scientists foresee ‘untold suffering’, another climate record falls 6.11.2019 Raw Story
More than 11,000 scientists warned Tuesday of “untold suffering” due to global warming, even as another team said Paris carbon-cutting pledges are “too little, too late”. The European Union, meanwhile, confirmed that last month was the warmest October ever registered, fast on heels of a record September and the hottest month ever in July. Three-quarters […]
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Scientists Warn of “Untold Human Suffering” Without Major Climate Action 5.11.2019 Mother Jones
Forty years after scientists at the First World Climate Conference in Geneva, Switzerland called on world governments to curb global warming for the good of humanity, 11,000 scientists from 153 countries have declared that we have entered a climate emergency. The world will endure “untold human suffering” if humans don’t dramatically reduce greenhouse gas emissions, argue Oregon […]
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News Analysis: Cities, states and companies vow to meet U.S. climate goals without Trump. Can they? 5.11.2019 LA Times: Science

How close can U.S. cities, states and companies get to meeting the country's abandoned climate goals without help from the federal government?

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From California to El Salvador, Climate-Driven Displacement Is on the Rise 31.10.2019 Truthout.com
From California to El Salvador, Climate-Driven Displacement Is on the Rise
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Nasty Liberals Gloat Over Reagan’s ‘Comeuppance’ With Wildfires 31.10.2019 NewsBusters
Wednesday brought the distrubing and sad news that wildfires were threatening the Ronald Reagan presidential library in Southern California. Well, it was sad news to normal people. But that didn’t stop a few prominent liberals from either gloating or blaming conservative inaction on global warming. Philadelphia Inquirer columnist and occasional CNN guest Will Bunch used the dangerous fire as an opportunity to hype his anti-Reagan book and to tout this as a what-goes-around-comes around type ...
Opinion: Five reasons climate change is the worst environmental problem the world has ever faced 28.10.2019 LA Times: Commentary

If an evil genius had set out to design the perfect environmental crisis, it would be climate change.

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Stochastic disaster 28.10.2019 techCrunch
As I write this, massive fires are erupting all over California, and massive protests are erupting all over the world. Is the former a facet of the climate crisis? Is the latter a symptom of hyperpolarization caused by hyperconnectivity? Yes, I mean no, I mean it’s impossible to say. That’s what it means to live […]
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Opinion: Trump is suing California over cap-and-trade. He's trolling, but he may have a case 23.10.2019 LA Times: Opinion

Its motives are suspect, but the Trump administration raised a valid question in challenging the constitutionality of California's cap-and-trade program with Quebec.

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Report details how ExxonMobil and fossil fuel firms sowed seeds of doubt on climate change 21.10.2019 LA Times: Business

A new report details how ExxonMobil and the fossil fuel industry, over decades, worked to deceive the public over the science of climate change and avoid regulation.

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