Category Archives: environment

Protection from the liars: a must-see movie

Josh Fox has been personally targeted by the forces destroying this planet. That was a sort of a beta run for the 2016 US elections. Please read an interview with him about his latest movie, The Truth Has Changed. You … Continue reading

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Basketball star is successfully reducing extinctions.

I’d never heard of Yao Ming, but apparently he is a retired basketball star. My son, Rob, sent me the link to a description of his inspiring actions. Thanks to his work, there is now a widespread movement in China … Continue reading

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Judge clears Swiss climate protestors, because climate change is a clear danger

A bunch of people dressed in tennis clothes, and staged a demo at Credit Suisse, which has been a major funder of fossil fuel projects. The tennis link is because they sponsor Roger Federer. They were convicted of trespass and … Continue reading

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The Australian government’s fire season preparation

This statue is the work of Maria Miesenberger, Human Ostrich Mänsklig struts, in Borås, Sweden. It was posted at Quora by Thies Schaper.

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Award the Rubber Dodo before January 15

The Center for Biological Diversity is awarding its annual Rubber Dodo to the person who has done the most in the past year to harm the precious life of our planet. You will find the four contenders for villainy listed … Continue reading

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Powerful essay by Cindy Matthews

Cindy responded to my post yesterday, (please read her comment), and included a link to an essay of her own. This is a must-read, logically tying together Trump’s insane war mongering, the power of the fossil fuel industries, and the … Continue reading

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Bushfire liars are out in force

I’ve had it. I just want to leave this planet and its criminal stupidities. For 50 years, science has predicted that Australia would become drier, with more drought, and greater danger and severity of wildfire. It’s been happening exactly as … Continue reading

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Official: we must get rid of pesticides

I’ve been saying for years, killing the small beasties of this planet is far worse than even the climate catastrophe. Now, a letter to Nature from a group of highly respected scientists has called for urgent action to stop using … Continue reading

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A better way to feed a city

Cuba was in danger of starvation when the Soviet Union collapsed. Read the inspiring way they solved the problem. Better still, apply it to where you live.

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A princely prize for environmental solutions

The Prince is William, second in like for the British throne. The prize is The Earthshot Prize: A decade of action to repair the Earth. William’s inspiration is John Kennedy’s Moonshot project. Only, the goal is survival rather than nationalistic … Continue reading

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