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The most dangerous climate feedback loop is speeding up

“That’s no surprise given that “Arctic air temperatures for the past five years (2014-18) have exceeded all previous records since 1900,” as the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reported in its annual Arctic Report Card last month. The only surprise is that the world continues to ignore this gravest of threats to humanity, even as it speeds up, triggers amplifying …

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‘Shameful’: Colorado Supreme Court Denounced for Siding With Big Oil Profits Over Public Health in Youth-Led Suit

“In a statement on Monday, Earthworks’ energy program director Bruce Baizel argued that the Colorado Supreme Court “just ruled that Colorado’s public health, safety, and welfare are less important than permitting oil and gas production.” Anne Lee Foster of Colorado Rising echoed this sentiment, declaring that the court’s ruling—which was enthusiastically celebrated by the state’s …

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New York Times Editorial: Trump Imperils the Planet

“The idea that sustainability may be a necessary condition of future economic growth appears never to have crossed their minds.   Trump Imperils the Planet By Editorial Board, The New York Times 28 December 18 Endangered species, climate change — the administration is taking the country, and the world, backward. t’s hard to believe but …

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The Trump administration is reportedly following industry “scripts” in rolling back oil and gas drilling restrictions

Climate change denier in chief….. The Trump administration is reportedly following industry “scripts” in rolling back oil and gas drilling restrictions It’s loosening environmental regulations to auction off huge amounts of land for drilling. By Emily Stewart Oct 28, 2018, 12:20pm EDT A fracking site in Midland, Texas in 2016.Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images The …

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