The deal struck at Paris will be "inadequate and not enough to keep us safe", said Canadian author and activist Naomi Klein at the sidelines of COP 21. The global community needs to make a radical leap towards a sustainable and just economy.
and Matto Mildenberger –
Two politicians known to oppose action on climate change – Canada's Stephen Harper and Australia's Tony Abbott – have been displaced. What does this say about climate as a voter issue?
and Iñigo Urkullu and Jay Weatherill –
Governments should work closely with state and provincial officials to reduce carbon emissions, say the leaders of Quebec, Canada; Basque Country, Spain; and South Australia.
Calm discussion of the environment nowadays is about as plausible as reasoned dialogue on witchcraft in colonial Massachusetts. Consider the hyperbolic debate over the Keystone XL pipeline, which would funnel ...