DiCaprio under attack by fellow climate justice activists at The Rowan Institute: "The film does not highlight the leadership or scholarship of a single Black, Indigenous, or other women of color despite the fact that such women of color are leading the global frontlines of climate justice movements."
"The recent release of the film 'Ice on Fire' demonstrates that white supremacy and western colonialism continues to dominate the mainstream environmental movement's narratives and framing of climate solutions."
Labour’s Marxist shadow chancellor John McDonnell and, unfortunately, my favorite band Radiohead.McDonnell has suggested that a future Labour government might introduce a 10-hour working week and slash pay by 75 percent, as part of a radical plan to ‘combat climate change.’
Britain’s Labour Opposition Party, which has a real chance of winning the next UK election, is seriously considering a think tank proposal to radically cut working hours and wages to reduce everyone’s carbon footprint.
Jo Nova: "Wealthy countries are solving all of these problems faster than poor countries are. The best way to save wilderness is to increase the GDP of those in poverty. Free trade, fair agricultural markets. Less red tape. Less corruption.
We’ve tied up lots of land, so the last thing we want is to use wilderness for useless solar and wind farms, or palm oil plantations. Why keep coal and uranium underground when we can save forest instead?
Again, in nations where there are healthy economies, fish stocks are being protected and are recovering. Whales too. Even great white sharks."
The Green New Deal would cause “significant environmental damage” and require “massive land use,” according to a new report. "There is the wildlife destruction caused by the production of renewable power,” reads the new report.
“There is the heavy-metal pollution created by the production process for wind turbines,” Zycher wrote in his report, which was released Wednesday.“There are the noise and flicker effects of wind turbines. There are the large problems of solar panel waste and toxic metals,” Zycher wrote.