Bonn Climate talks: Too little, too late

Photo and post courtesy photolangelle, November 21, 2017 Tetet Nera-Lauron from IBON INTERNATIONAL (with offices in the Philippines, Africa, Latin America and Caribbean, and Europe) wrote the featured article below after the UN Climate Summit in Bonn, Germany ended on Saturday…. Read More

‘Life In The City of Dirty Water’: New Video Project from Clayton Thomas Muller

Clayton Thomas Muller is a member of the Board of Directors of Global Justice Ecology Project.  This holiday weekend, watch this powerful trailer for a video on the realities faced by Indigenous Peoples on this continent.  It is… Read More

Groundbreaking ‘Carbon Pricing Report’ Released by Indigenous Group at COP 23

In-depth Analysis By Grassroots Exposes Carbon Trading Markets as False Solutions to the International Climate Crisis **Link to live stream of Press Conference** Bonn, Germany — While city, state, and national leaders gather at the UN Climate Talks… Read More

Company Behind DAPL Paid Mercenaries To Build Lawsuit Against Environmentalists

THE PRIVATE SECURITY firm TigerSwan, hired by Energy Transfer Partners to protect the controversial Dakota Access pipeline, was paid to gather information for what would become a sprawling conspiracy lawsuit accusing environmentalist groups of inciting the anti-pipeline protests in… Read More

White House Event at COP23 Overshadowed by Indigenous, Black and Latinx Ceremony

Delegates from North, South and Latin America uplift Climate Change Impacted Voices in Civil Disobedience Action at COP23    Bonn, Germany – On November 13, 2017, The Trump Administration will held it’s only event, “The Role of Cleaner and… Read More

COP23: US Delegation Spits in the Face of Victims of Climate Change

Photo via https://bsnorrell.blogspot.com   WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. government delegation at the United Nations climate talks in Bonn, Germany will hold an official event promoting fossil fuels on Monday, November 13. The presentation comes as Donald Trump wraps up… Read More

#EndeGelände Blocked Hambacher Coal Mine

Image: Ende Gelände activists blocked the Hambach coal mine today. Image by @15MBcn_int.   Originally published by Enough is Enough Buir, Germany, November 5th 2017: In the early afternoon, thousands of climate activists from the Ende Gelände alliance successfully… Read More

25 Countries Reject Biofuel Plan for Air Travel

Anne Petermann, Global Justice Ecology Project executive director, spoke about how an increase in air traffic relates to climate change for her Earth Minute feature for the Nov. 1 edition of the Sojourner Truth Show. Petermann points out… Read More

The Depredation of Galicia: Behind the Scenes

Note: Given the rise of the movement for independence in Catalonia, this article on Galicia is particularly timely. Thanks to our colleague Manuel Casal Lodeiro from Instituto Resiliencia for this article. About Galicia (from Wikipedia): Galicia (English: /ɡəˈlɪθiə/;[1] Galician: Galicia [ɡaˈliθja], [ɡaˈliθa];[2]… Read More

Wally Menne: A Lion Among Men

The Loss of a Giant My partner Orin Langelle and I were shocked and saddened this morning to learn of the death of friend and colleague Wally Menne who passed away on Thursday 26 October. We had known… Read More