Tag Archives: 350.org

How to Save the Planet and Ourselves, by Chris Hedges

Something is happening here. But what? And why now? In the last 12 weeks, protests have spanned five continents—most of the planet

Tar Sands Oil vs. Climate Change, by Susu Jeffrey

Putting Climate Change on Trial

▶ Democracy Now! As Fossil Fuel Divestment Movement Grows, U.N. Negotiators Consider a “Zero Emissions” Future

Published on Dec 12, 2014 http://democracynow.org – For the first time ever, delegates at the U.N. Climate Change Conference are talking about entirely phasing out fossil fuels by 2050, setting up a showdown with the energy industry that profits from their extraction. We speak to Jamie Henn of 350.org about the state of the U.N. […]

▶ Mark Fiore Cartoon: Jack Gerard’s American Petroleum Institute (Keystone XL)

Click Watch on Vimeo to view this video. Keystone XL and tar sands oil are emissions-free wonders that will do everything good you ever thought possible.  (At least according to the American Petroleum Institute.)  Let’s take a look at the organization that has been lobbying their heart out to get Keystone XL approved. The environmental review […]

Thousands Rally in DC for Major Keystone XL Protest

Thousands Rally in DC for Major Keystone XL Protest “The media likes to make Keystone XL out as simply a political test, a sign of whether or not the president will side with environmentalists or the fossil fuel industry and their allies. But the fight against Keystone has never just been a political fight: it’s […]