Climate Change Is Destroying Human Rights say two recent, major studies, reports Jon Letman at Al Jazeera. Increasingly, two issues – climate change and human rights – are being recognized as inextricably connected. The studies provide sobering evidence that a hotter, increasingly unstable climate is fueling more conflict and human rights violations, creating hunger, refugees, and spreading disease, and that it is happening sooner rather than later.
Join the swelling numbers of voters TELLING Congress they’ll vote for Clean Energy candidates here: http://signon.org/sign/we-are-the-clean-99?source=c.em.cp&r_by=487176 . This is an ongoing campaign (the next Congressional election is in 2 years!) so please, spread the word. It’s our way of telling Congress that a strong clean energy voting bloc is out there. This is how YOU can make a difference.
For more on Climate Change, check out my weekly column at the HuffingtonPost, Climate Change This Week : http://www.huffingtonpost.com/author/index.php?author=mary-ellen-harte
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