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June 25, 2019: Sometimes you have to read something to believe it. Vice President Mike Pence's pretzel-twisting when asked by CNN's Jake Tapper whether climate change is a threat to the United States is one of those times.
June 25, 2019: Senate Republicans in Oregon have refused to come to the Capitol, denying the legislature the quorum needed to vote on a cap-and-trade bill. The state police has been sent to retrieve them.
June 25, 2019: Right to life is likely to be undermined alongside the rule of law, special rapporteur saysThe world is increasingly at risk of “climate apartheid”, where the rich pay to escape heat and hunger caused by the escalating climate crisis while the rest of the world suffers, a report from a UN human rights expert has...
June 25, 2019: A UN expert warns of a future where the
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June 25, 2019: While the White House is turning its back on the climate cause, institutional investors have stepped up and put the pressure on companies to green their operations. Its have a big impact — and even greater one than political forces.
June 25, 2019: A new book is examining the Constitution and why it may be more important than ever. CBS News legal analyst Kim Wehle joined CBSN to talk about her new book, How
June 25, 2019: Andrew Yang's White House bid has been marked by provocative ideas. His climate proposal could be his most jarring.
June 25, 2019: A U.N. expert said Tuesday the world is headed for a climate
June 25, 2019: On the fifth day the Republican state senators have skipped the session in protest over a cap-and-trade bill, the Senate's Democratic president said the bill would expire in the Senate chamber.
June 25, 2019: Ex-US vice-president says only big solutions can offset impact of systemic shifts and avert disasterAl Gore has said the global economy requires a fundamental upgrade to become more sustainable in order for the world to survive an environmental crisis and widening social divides.The environmentalist and former US vi...
June 24, 2019: Scientists say carbon dioxide can be used to benefit humanity instead of overheating the planet.
June 24, 2019: The country's top military commander says Canada's Armed Forces are being pushed to the limit responding to an increasing number of climate-related events such as floods and fires.
June 24, 2019: It's Monday, June 24, 2019. Here's what you need to know to start your day.
June 24, 2019: Dozens of medical and public health groups aligned to push for a series of commitments to combat climate change.
June 24, 2019: The 2020 climate candidate's latest proposal calls for ending federal support for fossil fuels, among other initiatives.
June 24, 2019: Real estate pros wishing to attract large-scale capital and institutional investment should expect to demonstrate their assessments and climate prevention strategies to pass investment screenings.
June 24, 2019: Dozens of medical and public health groups are calling on elected officials and candidates to commit to an agenda to combat climate change.“The health, safety and well-being of millions of people in the U.S. have already been harmed by human-...
June 24, 2019: Democratic presidential hopeful Jay Inslee announced a five-pronged plan Monday that's geared to fight climate change change by ending fossil fuel pollution.
June 24, 2019: More energy will be needed to deal with the effects of climate change, according to a new study.
June 24, 2019: As Democrats prepare for their 1st 2020 presidential debate, medical groups call climate change a 'health emergency'
June 24, 2019: “I just want to be proud of the company that I work for,” Maren Costa told me recently. Costa is a Principal UX Design Lead at Amazon, for which she has worked since 2002. I was referred to her because of her leadership in the Amazon Employees for Climate Justice group I covered earlier this […]
June 24, 2019: Maarten van der Weijden tackles daunting course not used for skating in 22 yearsAs Europe braces for a heatwave this week, a Dutchman is swimming the route of the country’s most famed ice skating race, which has not been held for two decades as the climate crisis bites.Instead of skating the 121 miles (195km) of t...
June 24, 2019: The Department of Agriculture (USDA)has reportedly refused to publicize widespread research on climate change while President Trump has been in office.The USDA declined to issue press releases or announcements on more than 45 peer-reviewed...
June 24, 2019: Republican lawmakers left the Oregon State Capitol last week over a climate change bill they oppose. As Democrats wait and the police pursue them, the bill hangs in the balance.