It’s time to really act up on the climate emergency – Echonetdaily
— Read on www.echo.net.au/2019/02/234691/
WHY THE GREEN PARTY WON’T PROPOSE A GREEN NEW DEAL FOR NEW ZEALAND – AGAINST THE CURRENT
— Read on nzagainstthecurrent.blogspot.com/2019/02/why-green-party-wont-propose-green-new.html
School climate strikes: why adults no longer have the right to object to their children taking radical action
— Read on theconversation.com/amp/school-climate-strikes-why-adults-no-longer-have-the-right-to-object-to-their-children-taking-radical-action-111851
The Green New Deal can succeed only if we recognize that our crisis can only be overcome with a holistic vision for social and economic transformation.
— Read on theintercept.com/2019/02/13/green-new-deal-proposal/
Here’s what the Green New Deal actually says – CNNPolitics
— Read on amp.cnn.com/cnn/2019/02/14/politics/green-new-deal-proposal-breakdown/index.html
ClimateChange makes drought & flood more frequent and severe
Queensland floods: Julia Creek, Cloncurry farmers lose cattle | The Weekly Times
Farmers who managed to keep their cattle alive for seven years, through one of Australia’s worst droughts in history, have watched their herds wiped out in a matter of days after unprecedented floods devastated much of Queensland.
If the cattle have not drowned or frozen to death in the elements, devastated farmers now face having to kill thousands of animals. The situation is so terrible that there are reports the farmers have run out of bullets.
Some farmers are estimating almost 100 per cent stock losses while the state’s cattle industry as a whole is expecting about 500,000 dead cattle.
To confront environmental catastrophe, we need urgent political transformation.
— Read on www.newstatesman.com/politics/staggers/2019/02/it-s-no-longer-climate-change-we-re-living-through-it-s-environmental
“The Uninhabitable Earth hits you like a comet, with an overflow of insanely lyrical prose about our pending Armageddon.”—Andrew Solomon, author…
— Read on www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/586541/the-uninhabitable-earth-by-david-wallace-wells/