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Pope Francis: “Bold Cultural Revolution” Needed to Save Planet from Climate Change & Consumerism


Climate Damage Assessment: Assessing the Full Cost of 40 Years of Profits, Lies, and Deception from the Fossil-Fuel Industries | EV & N – 254 – CCTV YouTube version: For 40 years fossil fuel corporations have lied to and deceived their investors, government regulators, the U.S. Congress and the world at large.  The results of their own internally conducted scientific research revealed that … Continue reading

“We Have Never Had Anything Like Them”: Bill McKibben on Floods, Winds & Fires Devastating U.S.

Published on Sep 7, 2017 Democracy Now! – In the Caribbean, at least 10 people have died as the historic Category 5 Hurricane Irma barrels across the Atlantic Ocean and toward the U.S. coast. Hurricane Irma is the most … Continue reading

Locating Ourselves in the Big Picture: Learning About Our Role in the Cosmic Narrative | EV & N – #253 – CCTV The rare solar eclipse of 21 August reminds us of our proper role in the cosmic narrative. We should be capturing carbon, not oxidizing it. Yet the nation-state apparatus in virtually every industrialized country that used carbon … Continue reading

Learning for the Curious and Concerned: Exploring Climate and Environmental Chan ge with “Transition Studies” online | EV & N #252 – CCTV New forms of public education platforms like “Transition Studies” are emerging on the Internet to inform curious and concerned citizens.

Environmental Justice and Survival on the Margins: Protecting The World’s Coast al Ecosystems | EV & N – #251 – CCTV . [Full “Conversation” series] As sea-level rises around the globe and more people move to the coastal regions with rapidly growing cities, problems of ownership and environmental justice are emerging in coastal regions around the world. See: … Continue reading

Joshua Green on the “Devil’s Bargain: Steve Bannon, Donald Trump & the Storming of the Presidency”

Democracy Now! Published on Jul 26, 2017 – We turn now to look at the man many credit with helping Donald Trump become president: Steve Bannon, the former head of Breitbart News. During the early days of the Trump … Continue reading

A Look at How a Racial Theorist Tied to Mussolini & Hitler Influenced Steve Bannon

Democracy Now! Published on Jul 26, 2017 – Journalist Joshua Green talks about two men who influenced Steve Bannon’s philosophy: the Italian philosopher Julius Evola, whose ideas became the basis of fascist racial theory, and René Guénon, who developed … Continue reading

What Do We Know About China and Climate? From Copenhagen (2009) to Hamburg (2017) | EV & N #250 – CCTV With the collapse of U.S. international leadership after Trump withdrew from the Paris accord, China is likely to become the de facto global leader on climate issues.

How Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Undermines Civil Rights & Favors Predatory Lenders Over Students

Democracy Now! Published on Jul 17, 2017 – Randi Weingarten, president of the American Federation of Teachers, joins us to discuss recent developments with billionaire Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, a longtime backer of charter schools and vouchers for private … Continue reading