Greta’s World: How one Swedish teenager armed with a homemade sign ignited a crusade and became the leader of a movement

#Climate: Greta’s World: How one Swedish teenager armed with a homemade sign ignited a crusade and became the leader of a movement submitted by /u/Splenda [link] [comments] top scoring links : climate A community for truthful science-based news about climate and related politics and activism

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After laying off tens of thousands of teachers, the province of Alberta announces subsidies for the Keystone XL pipeline

#Climate: After laying off tens of thousands of teachers, the province of Alberta announces subsidies for the Keystone XL pipeline submitted by /u/silence7 [link] [comments] top scoring links : climate A community for truthful science-based news about climate and related politics and activism

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Every country should take turns doing a 15 day shutdown every year.

#Climate: Every country should take turns doing a 15 day shutdown every year. Have you seen the satellite images of smog and air pollution completely disappearing within a week? Our rat race life we created is not essential to earth. We should be taking breaks from the rat race for the sake of our long term survival. We’re so infatuated with our own short term self interests rather than long term global interests that we as humanity consistently stumble into progress traps. submitted by /u/hiphopnoumenonist [link] [comments] top scoring links…

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Pricing flights for “hoarders/frequent fliers”

#Climate: Pricing flights for “hoarders/frequent fliers” Been thinking a lot about how society has swiftly changed in the past couple of weeks in an attempt to slow this virus down. It’s great that remote meetings are quickly becoming adapted, and I have hope that less people will fly as a result of this. Another thing I noticed was that some stores were making products in high demand (toilet paper, sanitizing wipes, etc) hard to hoard by drastically increasing the price of getting two. One for $5, two for $100. In…

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