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Why we need political action to rein in the oil, coal and gas companies | video explainer

October 11, 2019 at 2:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Many of us are worried about the climate crisis. Many of us feel guilty. Many of us want to try to fix the problem. But where should we focus our efforts? Well, here’s one place we could start. New research commissionned by the Guardian has shown that just 20 fossil fuel companies are directly related

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“Why we need political action to rein in the oil, coal and gas companies | video explainer”

The Everglades: Where Money, Politics & Race Collide

September 26, 2019 at 3:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

NOW, ON CBS4 NEWS IN DEPTH, TRACKING A MANMADE ENVIRONMENTAL DISASTER AND ITS AFTERMATH. THE BLUE-GREEN ALGAE BLOOMS HAVE TURNED WATERWAYS INTO A THICK SOUP. ALGAE BLOOMS FROM NUTRIENT RICH WATER FROM LAKE OKEECHOBEE. ENVIRONMENTALISTS CALLING AN ECOLOGICAL DISASTER. THIS IS AN ALGAE BLOOM THAT COULD BE SEEN FROM SAFE, PROMPTING A CRISIS IN FLORIDA.

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“The Everglades: Where Money, Politics & Race Collide”

Trump Admin. Ignored Own Report On Climate Impact On Guatemalan Migration | All In | MSNBC

September 21, 2019 at 4:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

ITS OWN INTERNAL REPORT AND EVEN CUT OFF AID TO THAT CENTRAL CUT OFF AID TO THAT CENTRAL AMERICAN NATION. AMERICAN NATION. JACOB, TELL US ABOUT THE STORY JACOB, TELL US ABOUT THE STORY YOU AND JULIA BROKE EARLIER YOU AND JULIA BROKE EARLIER TODAY. TODAY.>>Reporter: CHRIS, THE TRUMP>>Reporter: CHRIS, THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION HAD IN

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“Trump Admin. Ignored Own Report On Climate Impact On Guatemalan Migration | All In | MSNBC”

Plastic Republic Trailer

September 20, 2019 at 5:25 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

This summer, we’re looking beneath the surface of the Pacific Ocean. A hundred million tons of tiny plastic pieces float here. This is what happens to our plastic waste. It ends up in the oceans and breaks down where these pieces remain for hundreds of years. Our project deals with this environmental disaster. We are

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Externalities: Market Failure or Political Failure?

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Economists often talk about externalities as a reason why government should regulate markets. Externalities refer to situations where in our private actions we may impose costs on other actors without paying appropriate compensation. So for example, when a factory pumps out noxious fumes into the atmosphere it’s imposing an externality on the people in the

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“Externalities: Market Failure or Political Failure?”

Ek Kahani Ye Bhi: Meo Muslims’ Songs of Despair | Lok Sabha Elections 2019 | Sadak Se Sansad

September 7, 2019 at 7:25 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

What is your name? -Saira Banu. My name is Syed Ahmed Ali. -My name is Mohammad Muran Hussain. Hamid. Nafisa. Muslim kings did not consider us to be authentic Muslims… …and because we are Muslims, Hindus do not accept us today. What percentage did you get? -72. 72%. -Yes. What do you do now? -I

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“Ek Kahani Ye Bhi: Meo Muslims’ Songs of Despair | Lok Sabha Elections 2019 | Sadak Se Sansad”

Turning Waste into Electricity in Suzhou, People’s Republic of China

September 6, 2019 at 7:27 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

China’s rapid growth has led to an 8% – 10% annual increase in municipal solid waste making China the world’s second-largest generator of solid waste producing 220 million tons annually. Treating solid waste has become a challenge for many cities. Everydyay, Xinlin Bao and her two co-workers clean the historic Shantung street one of the

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“Turning Waste into Electricity in Suzhou, People’s Republic of China”

Climate Change Challenges: A Model Diplomacy Case Study

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Since the beginning of industrialization, people have been putting carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases into the atmosphere. Those trap heat, which increases the odds of higher temperatures, sea level rise, dangerous weather, with broad consequences for the environment, for our economies, and for national security. Those broad consequences are what put together is climate

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“Climate Change Challenges: A Model Diplomacy Case Study”