Recent content by Linda Jansen

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    Fossil Fuel Congress Asks Jeff Sessions To Label Climate Action "Terrorism"

    Fossil Fuel Congress Asks Jeff Sessions To Label Climate Action "Terrorism" I have a friend going on trial in Minnesota in December, one of the Valve Turners. We need to be in solidarity with these folks as much as we can. Their trial is the one that has been granted use of the necessity...
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    The Next Economic Crisis?: Digital Capitalism and Global Police State

    This is a very clear explanation of our dire straits. The growing global police state is obviously something that is impinging on our efforts to halt global warming. Will the violence at Standing Rock and the long jail terms facing several climate activists ignite the mass responses needed to...
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    We have no system to deal with escalating climate damages. It’s time to build one.

    Linked article Brad is referring to: We have no system to deal with escalating climate damages. It’s time to build one. "...It was made habitable on a large scale by settlers battling back the water, draining the wetlands and filling in the swamps." At least those "settlers" can lay claim to...
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    Beyond Harvey And Irma: Militarizing Homeland Security In The Climate-Change Era

    That's great, Brad. Look forward to see more articles on this subject. Cheers, Linda
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    Beyond Harvey And Irma: Militarizing Homeland Security In The Climate-Change Era

    Hello, Sandra. I guess the author's assumption that the military's awareness of climate change is a tool that will be available and useful to save us common people jarred me. I'm sure the brass will be plotting to help someone, but I doubt if they will be your average workaday human being...
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    Beyond Harvey And Irma: Militarizing Homeland Security In The Climate-Change Era

    Beyond Harvey And Irma: Militarizing Homeland Security In The Climate-Change Era
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    U.S. Energy Agency Asked Scientists to Scrub References to Climate Change--Scientific American

    U.S. Energy Agency Asked Scientists to Scrub References to Climate Change "Researchers were told to censor descriptions of projects funded by a Department of Energy laboratory" *** "Saleska says it appears that DOE programme managers are trying to frame the work that they support so that it...
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    Comedian Lee Camp Indicts Capitalism Re: Hurricane Harvey & Climate Change

    At Minute 3:50 he says anything positive (neighbors helping neighbors, e.g.) is "outside of capitalism."
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    Houston Refinery Explosion Will Endanger Local Communities

    Really? I've given up on Amy Goodman after her coverage of Syria and tacit support for the Dems. Same for MSNBC. I like The Real News and RT. But, anyway, you're right about Trump's trip. He just keeps tripping over his ginormous ego.
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    Houston Refinery Explosion Will Endanger Local Communities

    The Real News on Toxic Releases near Houston. MSNBC cuts off an Al Jazeera reporter explaining the irony of oil and gas companies causing the climate changes impinging on the Houston area without paying for the consequences.
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    Christian Parenti: Everything is in place to address the climate crisis

    Hello, forum. This is a link for a video from The Real News Network: It is an interview of Christian Parenti. The first part is an explanation of the urban crisis that climate is causing. In the last half, Parenti declares his socialist credentials while explaining how it is possible for...
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