“To take it out is to decide that climate change isn’t a problem.”
Youth activists are demanding not only climate action but also equitable Covid-19 vaccine distribution.
“An increasing number of people around the world are suffering from ever more severe and frequent impacts of climate change, yet government action continues to lag behind what is needed.”
“Climate change is an emergency,” said Judith Whitmer, Nevada state Democratic Party chair, over the Lake Mead and Colorado River crisis.
“Climate change is worsening California’s water crisis.”
The new tool shows “another future is possible—one that’s not extractive and includes fulfilling, good-paying jobs that will revitalize our communities and combat climate change.”
The demands detailed in the new “Five-Point Plan for Solidarity, Fairness, and Prosperity” paper include delivery of promised climate financing.
Australia Aided by 'Fossil Fuel Pariah States' in Bid to Keep Great Barrier Reef Off 'In Danger' List
“Imagine if the federal government displayed the same zeal and urgency in trying to fix the root cause of the reef’s poor health: climate change, driven by the burning of fossil fuels like coal, oil, and gas.”