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The People’s Tribunal on the Iraq War, Day Two: Bill McKibben

TheRealNews Published on Feb 10, 2017 On Day 2 of the CODEPINK #IraqTribunal, participants provided testimony on the costs of the invasion and occupation.

Bill McKibben: Trump’s Pipeline and America’s Shame – The New Yorker

By ordering construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline to resume, the President is participating in one of this country’s oldest traditions—repressing Native Americans.PHOTOGRAPH BY LARRY TOWELL / MAGNUM By Bill McKibben February 8, 2017 The Trump Administration is breaking with … Continue reading

Bill McKibben: Donald Trump and Steve Bannon have turned the White House against America | China Dialogue

(Image by Evan Guest) Bill McKibben 08.02.2017 The White House in the Time of Trump has seen unprecedented attacks on pillars of society and civilization, writes Bill Mckibben We’re not in a normal historical moment. Congress is acting as expected under … Continue reading

Bill McKibben: Trump’s Presidency Comes When the Warming World Can Least Afford It

Democracy Now! Published on Nov 10, 2016 http://democracynow.org – On the same day Donald Trump was elected, the World Meteorological Organization reported that the five years from 2011 to 2015 were the hottest on record, with hundreds of thousands of … Continue reading

With the Rise of Trump, Is It Game Over for the Climate Fight? – Bill McKibben

Donald Trump’s ascension to the presidency is a stunning blow to hopes for avoiding the worst impacts of global warming. But a broad-based, grassroots movement committed to cutting emissions and promoting clean energy must continue and intensify – the stakes … Continue reading

Do The Math – The Movie – The Truth About Climate Change – Bill McKibben +

Mind Body Spirit Published on Nov 21, 2016 The fossil fuel industry is killing us. They have five times the amount of coal, gas and oil that is safe to burn – and they are planning on burning it all. … Continue reading

Bill McKibben On The Fate Of The Earth | The New School

Bill McKibben: Dakota Access Pipeline Resistance Powerful Enough to Overwhelm Fossil Fuel Industry

Democracy Now! Published on Sep 30, 2016 http://democracynow.org – We speak with 350.org’s Bill McKibben about how the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and members of hundreds of other tribes from across the U.S., Canada and Latin America have resisted construction … Continue reading

The victory at Standing Rock could mark a turning point | Bill McKibben | Opinion | The Guardian

Activists celebrate at Oceti Sakowin Camp on the edge of the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation on December 4, 2016. Photograph: Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/dec/04/standing-rock-victory-turning-point The victory at Standing Rock could mark a turning point Bill McKibben @billmckibben Sunday 4 December … Continue reading

Indigenous Activists at Standing Rock Told a Deep, True Story | Bill McKibben | The Nation

And that’s why they won at least a temporary victory. By Bill McKibbenTwitter December 5, 2016 Water protectors in Oceti Sakowin camp demonstrate against the Dakota Access pipeline near the Standing Rock Reservation on December 4, 2016. (Reuters / Stephanie Keith) … Continue reading