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Falter: Has the Human Game Begun to Play Itself Out?: Bill McKibben

Thirty years ago Bill McKibben offered one of the earliest warnings about climate change. Now he broadens the warning: the entire human game, he suggests, has begun to play itself out. Bill McKibben’s groundbreaking book The End of Nature — … Continue reading

Environmental Thinker Bill McKibben Sounds Warning on Technology – Scientific American

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/environmental-thinker-bill-mckibben-sounds-warning-on-technology/ When author and environmentalist Bill McKibben wrote The End of Nature in 1989, the world was a very different place. The science behind climate change was not as sophisticated, the public’s understanding of the issue more limited, and the … Continue reading

Bill McKibben: Green New Deal Is a Chance to “Remake Not Just a Broken Planet, But a Broken Society”

Democracy Now! Published on Apr 15, 2019 President Trump signed two executive orders last week to facilitate the approval of pipeline projects at a federal level, limiting states’ ability to regulate such projects. The move is intended in part to … Continue reading

“Falter”: In New Book, Bill McKibben Asks If the Human Game Has Begun to Play Itself Out

Democracy Now! Published on Apr 15, 2019 Thousands are taking to the streets in London today to demand radical action to combat the climate crisis. Protesters with the group Extinction Rebellion have set up encampments and roadblocks across Central London … Continue reading

Global warming…Do The Math w/Bill McKibben

The Big Picture RT Published on Sep 20, 2013 Bill McKibben, 350.org/Oil and Honey, joins Thom Hartmann. The fight to save our civilization from global warming and climate change is in high gear – even as 2.4 million pounds of … Continue reading

Bill McKibben: The Fossil Fuel Industry Has Money, But We Have Movements

The Real News Network Published on Jan 9, 2019 At the Sanders Institute Gathering, Bill McKibben says that a Green New Deal must address climate change, immigration, and unemployment, or we’re headed “if not to Hell, then to a place … Continue reading

WGBH IdeaLab Keynote: Bill McKibben

WGBHForum Published on Dec 21, 2018 WGBH’s 2018 Innovation IdeaLab convened powerful writers, grassroots activists, economists, architects and green designers around the theme of The Changemakers for the popular day-long gathering supported by The Kendeda Fund. The purpose of the … Continue reading

Bill McKibben: The Fossil Fuel Industry Has Money, But We Have Movements

TheRealNews Published on Jan 9, 2019 At the Sanders Institute Gathering, Bill McKibben says that a Green New Deal must address climate change, immigration, and unemployment, or we’re headed “if not to Hell, then to a place with a very … Continue reading

Bill McKibben Calls FBI Tracking of Environmental Activists “Contemptible”

As the result of a Freedom of Information suit brought by The Guardian, the FBI has revealed it maintained an open investigation of 350.org — the climate activism group founded by Bill McKibben — and its members as part of … Continue reading

Bill McKibben | How the Iconic 1968 Earthrise Photo Changed Our Relationship to the Planet

By Bill McKibben, Reader Supported News 8 December 18 Nineteen sixty-eight was a crazy year, its events moving at a horrific pace. The Tet Offensive. The My Lai Massacre. Bobby Kennedy announcing the news that the Rev. Martin Luther King … Continue reading