Tag Archives: climate change

Fossil fuel or life? Polar bears today. The world’s children tomorrow?

Today’s post features excerpts from a Common Dreams staff writer, Julia Conley, who describes an award-winning video  of a polar bear starving to death because global warming means less ice means less availability of polar bears’ food. Conley’s story and the … Continue reading

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The Sustaining Fires of Standing Rock: A Movement Grows

by Roy J. Eidelson  Over the past year, a remote area of North Dakota has been the improbable and prophetic site of a struggle with profound ramifications for us all. The confrontation has pitted the Water Protectors — the Standing Rock Sioux, … Continue reading

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Resisting the Mind Games of Donald Trump and the One Percent, Part 3

My last post shows how lies and manipulations have the country into a state of ever-growing fear and anger.  Unfortunately, without active resistance, the current crisis may go…. From Bad to Worse To be clear, it certainly makes sense that our core … Continue reading

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Who are the real environmental terrorists??? Part 2.

  Identifying the real environmental terrorists, the despoilers of planet earth, the greedy deniers of climate change who toss the future of our world to the smoggy winds, is not such a difficult task. The more critical question right now … Continue reading

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