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The Great Carbon Bubble: Bill McKibben on Why the Fossil Fuel Industry Fights So Hard Against Climate Action

To preserve a livable climate, we need to leave most remaining hydrocarbons in the ground. Guess who doesn’t like that idea? by Bill McKibben, reposted from TomDispatch If we could see the world with a particularly illuminating set of spectacles, one of its most prominent features at the moment would be a giant carbon bubble, [...]
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Carbon President: Obama won’t say no to fossil fuels

Issues & Causes / Environmentalism : Grist (4 years ago)

by Bill McKibben. This essay was originally published on TomDispatch and is republished here with Tom’s kind permission. In our globalized world, old-fashioned geography is not supposed to count for much: mountain ranges, deep-water... Read Post

Fighting Against Fossil Fuel

Politics : The Daily Dish By Andrew Sullivan (2 years ago)

Reflecting on Bill McKibben's "Do the Math" tour, which encourages grassroots activism against the influence of the fossil fuel industry, Eric Moll spells out some strategies: Potential tactics for climate activists fall along a wid... Read Post

Why the energy-industrial elite has it in for the planet

Society & Culture : OurWorld 2.0 (3 years ago)

Tom Engelhardt of TomDispatch.com introduces an essay by Bill McKibben on the global "carbon bubble" and how the fossil fuel industry profits. Why the energy-industrial elite has it in for the planet is a post from: OurWorld 2.0 Read Post


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