by Karen Savage edited by O Society August 12, 2019 A group of Exxon investors filed suit in federal court against several of the company’s officials, directors, and board members for failing to protect their investments as well as the company from the risks of climate change. Saratoga Advantage Trust Energy and Basic Materials Portfolio, … Continue reading Shareholders Sue Exxon for Misrepresenting Climate Risks
https://youtu.be/6tni_3N3vcU by Real News Network edited by O Society July 27, 2019 DIMITRI LASCARIS This summer, the climate news cycle has been dominated by two searing heat waves that have afflicted Western Europe. In one European city after another, the record for the all-time high temperature has been broken. Just today, July 25th, the record … Continue reading New Study Predicts Millions of Americans Will Become Exposed to “Off the Charts” Heat
RealNews edited by O Society July 10, 2019 https://youtu.be/LE_jle2QL6M The fantasy of the USA becoming the first global empire in history quickly dissolved in the wake of the Iraq war. Pepe Escobar and Eddie Conway discuss the coming nexus of global competition and climate change
by Richard Moser edited by O Society July 5, 2019 “Capitalism, militarism and imperialism are disastrously intertwined with the fossil fuel economy….A globalized economy predicated on growth at any social or environmental costs, carbon dependent international trade, the limitless extraction of natural resources, and a view of citizens as nothing more than consumers cannot be … Continue reading Doubling Down: The Military, Big Bankers And Big Oil Are Not In Climate Denial –They Are In Control And Plan to Keep It That Way.
You can't make this shit up. Well, you can, but there's no need to make it up because idiots really are working tirelessly to make your descent into climate crisis oblivion more comfortable with cuddly snuggly safe words such as "Freedom Gas." by O Society May 29, 2019 Yes, they are. Today's Department of Energy … Continue reading In the Midst of Our Death Spiral, US Department of Energy Re-Brands Fossil Fuels as “Freedom Molecules”
And how the U.S. could stop weapon sales if we wanted to. by Alex Kane In these Times edited by O Society May 24, 2019 PRIYANKA MOTAPARTHY, A RESEARCHER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS WATCH, arrived at a market in the Yemeni village of Mastaba on March 28, 2016, to find large craters, destroyed buildings, debris, shredded … Continue reading Here’s Exactly Who’s Profiting from the War on Yemen
Second essay in a series on War and Climate Chaos. Read the first here. “In order to achieve the massive systemic and cultural transformations required for mitigating climate change…we have to deal with the socially sanctioned, institutionalized violence perpetrated by U.S. foreign policy pouring fuel on the fire of global warming.” ~ Stacy Bannerman By Richard … Continue reading Human War = War Against Mother Earth