Category Archives: politics

Wake up! Your house is on fire!

This is the message of Tim Flannery’s inspiring essay in The Conversation today. Anyone who denies the climate catastrophe, anyone who stands in the way of emergency action, is a mass murderer on a scale never before seen, as in … Continue reading

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Why is Brazil on fire?

Brian Meir can tell you. Please read this report from Brazil, on location. The answer, as for most things going wrong in our world, is greed.

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Australia’s REAL opposition

If you want to be inspired, please read the transcript of a speech by Senator Richard Di Natale, the leader of the Australian Greens. Before Richard got into politics, he was a physician who specialised in treating drug addiction. He … Continue reading

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BHP knows about climate science

I find it unbelievable that some people, even some intelligent people, “don’t believe in human-caused climate change.” The rulers of mining giant BHP are not among them. CEO Andrew McKenzie has announced a $US400 million plan to do something about … Continue reading

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Why have some US states banned plastic bags?

This was a question at Quora. When I visited, there were two ignorant, stupid answers, so I just had to do something about it. This is what I wrote. Photo from Papa Bois Conservation

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They dress the Devil in God’s clothes

Dear Faithful America member, At the official launch of Donald Trump’s re-election campaign this summer, his favorite pastor offered a prayer that “every demonic network aligned against the calling of President Trump … be torn down in the name of … Continue reading

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Sister of my spirit

Angie Zelter is a 68 year old Welsh lady who has followed a very similar path to mine: environmental and humanitarian activism from when we were both young until the present. Please read her inspiring statement in the Magistrate’s Court … Continue reading

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