Category Archives: Climate

Arrogant Ignorance and Blind Optimism

By Eric Pianka/ University of Texas   Ignorance can be overcome by education, but arrogance is more difficult to combat. When combined, arrogant ignorance is virtually impossible to defeat. Because of this, it is spreading rapidly. People in denial refuse … Continue reading

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THE FAILURE OF THE CORPORATE MEDIA

by Arlen Grossman There are at least two ways in which the corporate media is neglecting to warn the American public about impending disasters: 1) Despite a constant barrage of unprecedented climate catastrophes: tornados, flooding, heat waves, wildfires, etc., the … Continue reading

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Praise the Planet

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Destroying the Village: Then and Now

BPR Quotes of the Day: Japanfocus.org Vietnam War:  “We had to destroy the village in order to save it.” –Quote reportedly attributed to an American military officer by journalist Peter Arnett. ICJ Project  Climate Change:  “We had to destroy the … Continue reading

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It’s Not Just Glaciers That Are Shrinking

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Shocking Climate Disturbances

Naomi Klein (author of Shock Doctrine) talks to Bill Moyers about hurricanes, climate change and how capitalism, in particular the the fossil fuel lobby, is harming the planet. 

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Blowing In the Wind–Superstorm Sandy

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