Increased Support Could Result in Hearings on bill to Declare a Climate Emergency
Taking Back Tomorrow
Updates from the forefront of the Climate Emergency Movement.
11k+ Scientists Declare Climate Emergency, Climate Breakdown in California, Fighting Fossil Fuel Producers in Court
New paper says “Untold Human Suffering” Unavoidable unless we act Immediately
Ten Years to Zero: School strikers, extreme heat, and the Climate Emergency Movement growing exponentially as the crisis deepens.
A rundown of news from the Climate Emergency Movement across the globe, including school strikes, the exponential rise in Climate Emergency declarations, and Democratic presidential candidates speaking out for WWII scale mobilization in the U.S.
While we continue to mourn the communities suffering from Hurricane Dorian, wildfires in the Amazon or California, other communities are also facing a slowly-grinding destabilization due not only to the climate crisis but also government bureaucracy. Often these communities remain hidden, even within their own states and outside the spotlight associated with massive climate disasters.
Ban + Plan + Expand: How local governments can take immediate action to mobilize people and resources to address the Climate Emergency in their backyards.
More than 1000 governments in 19 countries across the world have declared a climate emergency, including New York City, the largest city in the U.S. to do so. Malibu California is among the most recent locations to declare.
The CNN Town hall was groundbreaking in the sense that the network committed seven hours to focus on the existential threat of our generation – climate emergency. This is the type of coverage needed to address this existential crisis that candidate after candidate acknowledged last night. It cannot be a one and done thing.
Our thoughts are with the people of the Bahamas and we urge the public and our nation to support recovery efforts there. The devastation of Hurricane Dorian is a clear warning that the climate emergency is not coming; it’s already here and already killing people.
In the face of the deepening climate emergency, strong policy that leads the target for legislative potential and helps move the goalposts is vital. Reposting a recent Resilience article from TCM allies Larry Edwards and Stan Cox on “Cap and Adapt” — a national policy proposal towards the managed decline of fossil fuels called for in the Congressional Climate Emergency Declaration.