Daily Archives: September 29, 2019

Bill Moyers: Scott Pruitt Will Make America Great Again for Polluters

Moyers & Company

Feb 1, 2017

President Trump’s choice to lead the Environmental Protection Agency might put it on the endangered species list. Bill Moyers takes on President Trump’s choice to lead the Environmental Protection Agency. Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt has a track record of putting the business interests of the energy sector before the environmental and health interests of the public. He has spent his career fighting the rules and regulations of the agency he is now being nominated to lead. His expected confirmation threatens to make America great for polluters again.

Gina McCarthy on Pruitt Misunderstanding EPA

The YEARS Project

Mar 10, 2017

A CONVERSATION WITH GINA MCCARTHY PART 5: SCOTT PRUITT We asked Former Administrator Gina McCarthy what her successor Scott Pruitt needed to know about running the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Here’s what she had to say. What do you think?

Former EPA Head Gina McCarthy On The Pressing Need For Climate Action

WGBH News

Sep 24, 2019

Former head of the Environmental Protection Agency Gina McCarthy spent her career pushing for stronger environmental protections. Now, with the birth of the youth climate action movement, she is continuing her mission by telling young people that change at the federal level only comes with strong grassroots pressure. McCarthy addressed protesters at last week’s ‘climate strike’ in Boston last Friday, and attended the opening ceremonies for the United Nations Climate Summit this week. Jim Braude was joined by Gina McCarthy.

Interview mit Arnold Schwarzenegger und Greta Thunberg

Goldfinger200May 28, 2019

Die 16-jährige schwedische Umweltaktivistin Greta Thunberg war gemeinsam mit Arnold Schwarzenegger zum Klima-Gipfel in der Wiener Hofburg. “Magazin 1” zeigt das exklusive Interview, das Lisa Gadenstätter (ORF) mit den beiden geführt hat. ORF vom 28. Mai 2019

Trump OWNED By Greta Thunberg

The Damage ReportSep 24, 2019

Trump gets owned by Greta Thunberg as she responds to his attack. John Iadarola and Emma Vigeland break it down on The Damage Report.

Fox News Mocks Greta Thunberg, Teen Climate Activist | NowThis

NowThis News Sep 25, 2019

A Fox News guest called 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg a ‘mentally ill Swedish child’ on air.

In US news and current events today, Fox News Channel hosts and guests have taken to mocking climate strike founder Greta Thunberg. Greta Thunberg is in the news for her speech at the United Nations and her work against climate change and global warming, not to mention the ‘Greta stare’ that went viral after we saw Greta, Trump at the UN in the same room. Fox News personalities Laura Ingraham and Michael Knowles are among the right-wing media people mocking Thunberg.

David Attenborough and Greta Thunberg’s plea for the planet

World Economic Forum Sep 19, 2019

‘We’ve stolen our children’s future,’ says Jane Goodall, ‘and we’re still stealing it.’ From disappearing species to plastic pollution and our disastrously weak attempts to recycle it, here’s what the top voices on climate change – from Sir David Attenborough to Jane Goodall to Greta Thunberg – have to say about the planet’s escalating biodiversity crisis. Sir David Attenborough, Jane Goodall and Greta Thunberg are joined in this global call for action by Microsoft’s Satya Nadella, the United Nations’ Cristiana Pasca Palmer, Daniela Fernandez of Sustainable Ocean Action, Brune Poirson, Malek Sukkar and Heather Koldewey.

Now you’ve seen the story, don’t stay silent.
Raise your #VoiceForThePlanet and join the call for urgent action.
For more information on the campaign, visit http://www.voicefortheplanet.org
http://www.weforum.org/

Why extreme climate scenarios no longer seem so unlikely

PBS NewsHour Sep 19, 2019

The United Nations has called climate change the “defining issue of our time.” But new analyses suggest the planet’s temperature will rise by even more than the UN had estimated — and that warming creates ever-increasing energy consumption due to the need for more air conditioning. Paul Solman takes an updated look at the extreme risks the globe faces from potential worst-case scenarios.

Jon Meacham: ‘This Is The First Of Many’ Trump Bombshells To Come | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

MSNBC Sep 28, 2019

Presidential historian Jon Meacham reacts to the latest Washington Post report that in 2017 Trump told the Russians he wasn’t worried about Moscow’s election interference. Aired on 09/27/19.

Trump Admits He Urged Ukraine To Investigate Joe Biden | Deadline | MSNBC

MSNBC

Sep 23, 2019

NYT’S Annie Karni, former Senator Claire McCaskill, former chief of staff for Vice Presidents Gore and Biden Ron Klain, former federal prosecutor Paul Butler, and MoveOn’s Karine Jean-Pierre on Donald Trump admitting that he urged Ukraine to investigate Joe Biden. Aired on 09/23/19.