Daily Kos: We Did Not Come This Far to Turn Around Now #ForwardOnClimate
It is surely not convenient for them to travel hours and hours so that they can march in the cold of February and then turn back around and ride home, facing a full workweek ahead.Daily Kos: Van Jones, Hip-Hop Caucus, Indigenous Environmental Network & more join XL Blogathon!
So far, over 21,000 people have signed up to participate in this demonstration, which might be the largest climate rally in the history of this country.Daily Kos: Notes from the paddywagon: Keystone is the test
It was a remarkable day of civil disobedience outside the White House. The police severely limited the number of people that could take partSenate Briefing on the Latest Climate Science
[Webcast and testimony (PDF) is available at the link above] Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA), Chairman of the Committee on Environment and Public Works, will hold a briefing Wednesday, February 13th, on the most recent climate change science. The briefing will feature four of the nation’s leading climate scientists who will present the latest trends and scientific evidence related to the growing impacts associated with climate change.Twitter / AMSPolicy: Dr. Shepherd: Current temp. ...
Dr. Shepherd: Current temp. changes are occurring over decades. Many previous increases have occurred over millennia. The rate has increasedTwitter / DrShepherd2013: Senators, Rep Waxman, staff ...
Senators, Rep Waxman, staff great discourse. Particularly impressed with depth of Sen Whitestone [?!] knowledge . Thanks Sen Boxer & @jmendelson3NASA's resident ex-con: Top NASA global warming scientist James Hansen arrested (again) in White House protest over pipeline -- $180,000 taxpayer-paid salary | Climate Depot
Arrested alongside actress Daryl Hannah; Adam Werbach, founder of Sierra Club; Bill McKibben' -- 'Hansen has been arrested at least 3 times before in protests over climate issues, in 2009, 2010, & 2011'