Environment

At UN Climate Conference, World Leaders Show They Don’t Need Trump (Video)

At UN Climate Conference, World Leaders Show They Don’t Need Trump (Video)

Last spring, when President Donald Trump was considering withdrawing the United States from the Paris Climate accords, other nations’ leaders pleaded with him to reconsider, appealing to a sense of responsibility and prudence. He was reminded of the influence America has on other nations, and warned if we withdrew others would likely as well. In June, he […]

‘Don’t Say Climate Change!’–New Mexico Considers Revising School Science Standards (Video)

‘Don’t Say Climate Change!’–New Mexico Considers Revising School Science Standards (Video)

There is an all-out assault on climate science in America today. From state governments all the way up to the Energy Department and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the gears of censorship are running on all cylinders so the average citizen will not have to hear any mention of two words associated with the most existential […]

Climate Change Denial Extends To The EPA As Scott Pruitt Silences Scientists (Video)

Climate Change Denial Extends To The EPA As Scott Pruitt Silences Scientists (Video)

Perhaps people thought it was “fake news.” Two years ago, an article appeared in the Miami Herald about Florida Department of Environmental Protection officials being barred from using the terms “climate change” or “global warming” in official communications, emails, and reports. Right away, those familiar with British author George Orwell’s iconic dystopian novel 1984 began drawing parallels between the […]

With Official Report In Hand, Will Trump Now Act On Climate Change? (Video)

With Official Report In Hand, Will Trump Now Act On Climate Change? (Video)

It appears the walls of reality are beginning to close in on climate change deniers. Friday, the White House released the fourth National Climate Assessment, which confirms what scientists have been warning us about for decades: human activity is the primary cause of global warming, and dire consequences like sea level rise of eight feet […]

It’s Official: There Is Now More CO2 In The Atmosphere Than Ever Before In Human History (Video)

It’s Official: There Is Now More CO2 In The Atmosphere Than Ever Before In Human History (Video)

“If humanity wishes to preserve a planet similar to that on which civilization developed and to which life on Earth is adapted, paleoclimate evidence and ongoing climate change suggest that CO2 will need to be reduced … to at most 350 ppm [parts per million].” This is a quote from former NASA climatologist Dr. James […]

Hungry For Change–World Hunger Linked To A Changing Climate (Video)

Hungry For Change–World Hunger Linked To A Changing Climate (Video)

815 million people around the world went hungry last year. This, according to the latest data from the United Nations, is the first increase in global hunger in more than 15 years. Sweeping initiatives from nations all over the world slashed the undernourished population in half between 1990 and 2015. Seeking to eradicate hunger by […]

Federal Court Judge Stops The Interior Department’s Assault On Obama’s Methane Rule (Video)

Federal Court Judge Stops The Interior Department’s Assault On Obama’s Methane Rule (Video)

It’s been said we are a nation of laws. In the Trump era, resistance does not only come from protesters marching with signs and slogans. It also comes from the courts. On Wednesday, San Francisco federal judge Elizabeth Laporte ordered the Interior Department to reinstate a regulation former President Barack Obama instituted to restrict harmful methane […]

WATCH Mike Pence Get His A*s Handed To Him By An Angry Hurricane Victim

WATCH Mike Pence Get His A*s Handed To Him By An Angry Hurricane Victim

After President Trump managed to completely screw up his visit to Puerto Rico on Tuesday (remember him tossing rolls of paper towels to Hurricane Maria victims?), Mike Pence thought he’d travel to Orlando on Friday and see if he could do some damage control. It did not go well. Touring a disaster relief center at […]

Trump’s Latest Appointee Is A Creature Of The Chemical Industry Swamp (VIDEO)

Trump’s Latest Appointee Is A Creature Of The Chemical Industry Swamp (VIDEO)

It’s been amply established that “drain the swamp” is yet another massive swindle from Donald Trump. His administration is a virtual who’s who of lobbyists and corporate titans. But the latest Trump appointee in the spotlight may be one of his worst yet. The man he has tapped to be the top regulator for the […]

Trump Tells Puerto Ricans That Maria Isn’t A ‘Real Catastrophe Like Katrina’

Trump Tells Puerto Ricans That Maria Isn’t A ‘Real Catastrophe Like Katrina’

So our dear leader President Donald Trump decided to grace hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico with his presence this week, so he could insult them face-to-face. President Trump arrived in Puerto Rico on Tuesday to survey the damage from Hurricane Maria and meet with local and federal officials for an update on relief efforts. Instead of being comforting […]

Studies Show Climate Change Is LITERALLY Draining The Economy (Video)

Studies Show Climate Change Is LITERALLY Draining The Economy (Video)

If there’s anything consistent about the right, it’s that it believes economics are at the crux of every political, professional, personal, social, and environmental decision. The “free market,” they say, “will solve all that ails us.” Of course money is important, and we would be remiss if we did not consider the economic costs of […]

Leaked Memo Proves White House Had Strategy To Deflect Blame For Inaction On Puerto Rico

Leaked Memo Proves White House Had Strategy To Deflect Blame For Inaction On Puerto Rico

As President Trump prepares to visit Puerto Rico on Tuesday, a leaked memo shows that Tom Bossert, Trump’s top adviser in the Department of Homeland Security, was preparing for the administration to blame any problems in the wake of Hurricane Maria on others as a way of avoiding responsibility for their tepid response. Axios obtained a […]

Geraldo Rivera To San Juan Mayor: ‘I Don’t See People Dying’ (VIDEO)

Geraldo Rivera To San Juan Mayor: ‘I Don’t See People Dying’ (VIDEO)

Fox News correspondent Geraldo Rivera reached a special low place this morning in an interview with the mayor of San Juan, Carmen Yulín Cruz. Cruz has recently been the target of several Twitter attacks by President Donald Trump, blasting her for poor leadership. Here’s what Trump said about Cruz yesterday morning: …Such poor leadership ability […]

Trump Whines About The NFL While Puerto Rico Suffers (VIDEO)

Trump Whines About The NFL While Puerto Rico Suffers (VIDEO)

While our idiot in chief President Donald Trump picks fights with football players over kneeling at NFL games, millions of citizens in American territories continue to suffer the effects of the devastation from hurricanes Irma and Maria. And the feeble federal response to their cries for help could cost lives. A news dispatch described Puerto […]

RWNJ Pastor: Pushing God ‘Out Of Our Life’ Causes Natural Disasters (VIDEO)

RWNJ Pastor: Pushing God ‘Out Of Our Life’ Causes Natural Disasters (VIDEO)

In the aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria ravishing the United States and Caribbean, we’ve seen a number of pastors revert to what has become a very disturbing tradition–claiming that these and other natural disasters are the result of sin. Never mind that whenever they spew this bilge and word gets out about it, […]

Report: All Life On Earth Could Be Extinct By The End Of The Century (Video)

Report: All Life On Earth Could Be Extinct By The End Of The Century (Video)

Here is something you will not hear in the American mainstream media: “The chance of ‘catastrophic’ climate change completely wiping out humanity by 2100 is now 1-in-20.” That is a headline from the British Daily Mail, reporting a recent finding from researchers at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California San Diego. In other words, there […]

Ben Stein Attacks Beyoncé’s Climate Change Message And Twitter EATS HIM ALIVE

Ben Stein Attacks Beyoncé’s Climate Change Message And Twitter EATS HIM ALIVE

Music star Beyoncé Knowles, who happens to have been born in Houston, Texas, said this week that the two devastating hurricanes that have hit the United States–Harvey and Irma–are a direct result of climate change, commenting: “The effects of climate change are playing out around the world every day. Just this past week, you’ve seen devastation […]

Poll Reveals EVERYONE Recognizes Climate Change Is Real — Except For Trump Voters

Poll Reveals EVERYONE Recognizes Climate Change Is Real — Except For Trump Voters

With Hurricanes Irma and Harvey devastating the Gulf Coast in recent weeks, most Americans are recognizing these new “super storms” for what they are: evidence of climate change negatively impacting our world. Scientists warned that these once-in-a-lifetime storms would become more commonplace as climate change progressed. And most Americans agree — not just because of […]

Even The Pope Thinks It’s Not ‘Insensitive’ To Talk About Climate Change (VIDEO)

Even The Pope Thinks It’s Not ‘Insensitive’ To Talk About Climate Change (VIDEO)

First came the dismissal, “I’m not a scientist.” Now, though, as the extreme weather scientists have been predicting for decades becomes a reality, the excuse from the Right is shifting to, “Let’s not be insensitive to the hurricane victims.” Despite what Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) director Scott Pruitt wishes, we are going to be talking about climate […]

Florida Residents DEMAND Trump Open Mar-a-Lago As Hurricane Shelter

Florida Residents DEMAND Trump Open Mar-a-Lago As Hurricane Shelter

As Hurricane Irma begins viciously hitting Florida, President Trump has found time to tweet out messages to residents of the Sunshine State and promise $1 million to disaster relief, but now many Floridians are asking that Trump do more. Specifically, residents of South Florida are saying Trump needs to open his ritzy Mar-a-Lago estate in […]

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