Climate Change

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Jeff Katz
October 31, 2019 - 4:16 pm
In an interview with New Hampshire Public Radio, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) said she has been flying "mostly" commercial in order to combat climate change. She also said her campaign is exploring "other ways" to reduce carbon emissions. Who wants to tell her? WATCH .
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Jeff Katz
October 30, 2019 - 5:18 pm
The White House Brief released a video showing Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) criticizing her Republican colleagues for ending a hearing on climate change early and looking very stupid as a result. AOC accuses them of wanting to leave to attend a "cocktail party," when actually there was a...
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Jeff Katz
October 29, 2019 - 3:31 pm
Crazy, right? Not for AOC. Everyone's favorite congresswoman/bartender blamed white people for her grandfather's death at the House Oversight and Government Reform subcommittee on civil rights and liberties on Wednesday. Ocasio-Cortez claimed that "predominantly white" companies make climate change...
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October 29, 2019 - 10:48 am
GENEVA (AP) — A Swiss minister says over 10% of the Alpine country's glaciers have been lost over the last five years — a depletion not seen in over a century — as the U.N.'s weather agency opened its first-ever meeting on how climate change is affecting mountains. Minister for Home Affairs Alain...
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October 21, 2019 - 12:43 pm
By DAVID BAUDER AP Media Writer NEW YORK (AP) — The Weather Channel is moving beyond cold fronts and heat waves to wade into the politics of climate change, with a special planned for early next month that includes interviews with nine presidential candidates on the topic. The campaign's most...
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Jeff Katz
October 10, 2019 - 11:30 am
First they came for our straws, now they're coming for our toilet paper. Environmentalists are now pushing for consumer goods manufacturer Proctor & Gamble - the makers of Charmin toilet paper and Bounty paper towels - to use recycled material in its products, according to CBS News. Neither...
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Jeff Katz
October 02, 2019 - 2:39 pm
Great Thunberg, the teenage climate activist who made a speech at the United Nations climate change summit blaming world leaders for her "stolen" childhood and their "empty words," has apparently been named a successor to Jesus Christ by a Swedish church. In an resurfaced tweet from December 2018,...
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September 25, 2019 - 12:53 pm
By SETH BORENSTEIN AP Science Writer . NEW YORK (AP) — Earth is in more hot water than ever before, and so are we, an expert United Nations climate panel warned in a grim new report Wednesday. Sea levels are rising at an ever-faster rate as ice and snow shrink, and oceans are getting more acidic...
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Protesters block traffic near the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Monday, Sept. 23, 2019. A broad coalition of climate and social justice organizations are disrupting the morning rush hour commute. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
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September 23, 2019 - 1:07 pm
By ASHRAF KHALIL Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Hundreds of activists blocked major intersections across the nation's capital Monday, demanding immediate government action on climate change. Under the banner of ShutDownDC, a broad coalition of activist groups sought to bring the morning traffic...
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Jeff Katz
September 18, 2019 - 4:15 pm
Hey, guess what everybody? The earth is warming again! Or is it cooling? Well, either way we're in big trouble, according to NBC. On Tuesday's Today show, weatherman Al Roker warned viewers that climate change was threatening some American landmarks and even suggested that Washington D.C. may soon...
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