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Act Now: Stop Trump’s Offshore Drilling Disast…

Act Now: Stop Trump’s Offshore Drilling Disaster!:

Take action today! Submit your public comment to the Interior Department. 

Republican lawmaker who wants to abolish the E…

Republican lawmaker who wants to abolish the EPA joins bipartisan climate caucus:

Things that make you go hmm… 

Fight back against the nonsense: climatetruth.org 

Trump’s NASA pick faces blistering criticism on Capitol Hill

Trump’s NASA pick faces blistering criticism on Capitol Hill

“With the right leadership and scientific information, America can surely protect itself from…”

“With the right leadership and scientific information, America can surely protect itself from unprecedented storms. It’s the unprecedented ignorance we worry about.”

Victor B. Flatt and Rob Verchick, Op-ed in Houston Chronicle: “Burying our head in sand on climate change no longer an option”

Majority of Americans now say climate change makes hurricanes more intense

Majority of Americans now say climate change makes hurricanes more intense

“The conversation is shifting. Because even if you don’t believe liberals, even if you don’t believe…”

“The conversation is shifting. Because even if you don’t believe liberals, even if you don’t believe scientists, you can believe your own eyes.”

Senator Brian Schatz, Democrat of Hawaii. Read More of “Harrowing Storms May Move Climate Debate, if Not G.O.P. Leaders” in the NYT. 

Continued denial leaves Florida in climate change crosshairs | Another view

Continued denial leaves Florida in climate change crosshairs | Another view:

“Climate change is a reality. That human activity is fueling it is reality. The consequences, like hurricanes Harvey and Irma, are reality. It’s also a reality that the warmer the water that births and feeds hurricanes, the more violent they will be.”

“Not connecting the dots between climate change and Harvey and Irma only benefits polluting…”

“Not connecting the dots between climate change and Harvey and Irma only benefits polluting industries and the politicians beholden to them.”

John Fleming, staff scientist with the Center for Biological Diversity. Read more. 

Millions are without A/C in Florida. Heat illness is their next big threat.

Millions are without A/C in Florida. Heat illness is their next big threat.

“…it’s certainly not irresponsible to highlight how this storm was probably fueled – in…”

“…it’s certainly not irresponsible to highlight how this storm was probably fueled – in part – by conditions that were caused by human-induced climate change.“”

Florida Rep. Carlos Curbelo on Hurricane Irma. Read more.