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Noam Chomsky: Australia is one of the biggest ‘climate offenders’ in the world

According to Noam Chomsky, the top three climate offenders are the United States, Brazil and us.  — Read on http://www.thebigsmoke.com.au/2020/11/27/noam-chomsky-australia-is-one-of-the-biggest-climate-offenders-in-the-world/

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Net-zero emissions by 2050: leadership or climate colonialism? | The Canberra Times | Canberra, ACT

How fast does Australia need to reduce greenhouse emissions to play its fair part in responding to the global climate emergency? — Read on http://www.canberratimes.com.au/story/6992851/net-zero-emissions-by-2050-leadership-or-climate-colonialism/

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Geology’s human footprint is enough to spur rage

21 October, 2020 − Once again science has presented evidence that a new geological epoch is here. This human footprint is all our own work. — Read on climatenewsnetwork.net/geologys-human-footprint-is-enough-to-inspire-rage/

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This is my (Amazon) message to western world – your civilisation is killing life on Earth | Amazon rainforest

But for Indigenous peoples it is clear: the less you know about something, the less value it has to you, and the easier it is to destroy. And by easy, I mean: guiltlessly, remorselessly, foolishly, even righteously. And this is … Continue reading

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World makes haste too slowly on cutting energy use

16 October, 2020 – The annual report card on the global energy industry says progress towards lower energy use must be much faster. — Read on climatenewsnetwork.net/world-makes-haste-too-slowly-on-cutting-energy-use/ “bad news is that emissions of methane – among the most potent of greenhouse gases … Continue reading

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Hothouse Earth Is Merely the Beginning of the End – Rolling Stone

Hothouse Earth Is Merely the Beginning of the End – Rolling Stone — Read on http://www.google.com.au/amp/s/www.rollingstone.com/politics/politics-features/hothouse-earth-climate-change-709470/amp/ Pleasantly surprising, readable and informative description that response to climate crisis needs to be house-on-fire Emergency. 

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Climate science’s worst case is today’s reality

Climate science’s worst case is today’s reality — Read on mailchi.mp/climatenewsnetwork/climate-sciences-worst-case-is-todays-reality

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Global heating: best and worst case scenarios less likely than thought

Many words, far too polite: Uncertainty over climate outcomes reduced but experts warn urgent reduction in CO2 levels is essential — Read on amp.theguardian.com/environment/2020/jul/22/global-heating-study-narrows-range-of-probable-temperature-rises

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The world’s climate catastrophe worsens amid the pandemic

While countries went on lockdown, the Arctic caught on fire. — Read on http://www.washingtonpost.com/

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It’s time to end climate wars, says ANZ

Business leaders want it and now bankers; time Angus to be found new job. The bank’s chief economist says whether or not you accept the science, climate change is a grave financial risk and time is running out to deal … Continue reading

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