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I often think about activist-hours as a resource. In much of the world it takes years of organising to get bike any infrastructure built. This uses up 100s of activist hours per project, but only for sustainable mobility. Have you ever seen a community fundraiser for a highway? https://twitter.com/AlexSteffen/status/950492174717603840
Many activists got approached to promote Bill Gates’ latest book on the climate crisis. Everyone I know said no. The fight for climate justice is NOT one that centres billionaires who are the epitome of the destructive nature of capitalism.
2/3 A comprehensive check of all climate change indicator data sets against the worst-case scenario projections shows the world is indeed tracking the very worst-case RCP 8.5.
Now if the WB canceled the debt, US/China/EU/Russia stopsupporting conflict and ban unethical extraction practices African people might be able to get Africa booming.
Shocking endorsement of pedophilic human trafficking by the US.
Army Lt. Nazario was driving his new car home. He was pulled over, pepper sprayed, and arrested without explanation.
This is racism. It’s about the domination and humiliation of a Black man because he asked questions and “didn’t comply.”
Reading the comments on the IPCC report (which are anonymised before they are shared publicly after the report comes out) and I don't know who needs to hear this, but some governments are very very very open about being captured by specific industries.