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The Cutest Protestors You’ll Ever See, Volcanoes, Climate, and More!

WHAT WORKS Speaking Out: OO Harvard’s Heat Week Sparks Fire For Fossil Fuel Divestment – ‘We need disruptive politics,’ says professor as students begin sit-ins around campus. OO Democratic Senators Outs GOP Leader Mitch McConnell Hypocrisy – McConnell exhorts governors … Continue reading

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WHAT WORKS Speaking out: OO Ex Treasury Secretary Robert Rubin: Tackling Climate Change Will Save Economy – not harm it, but we need a better measure of economic health than GDP. Waiting to Slash CO2 Emissions Could Cost You and … Continue reading

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Modern Dutch Windmills Deliver New Energy Cooperatively

A co-operative of landowners in the Netherlands are deriving new income from their land and helping power thousands of homes via the installation of modern windmills, reports Robert van Waarden at Climate Central. The WindUnie cooperative connects small scale producers … Continue reading

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Slowing Consumption, Waste, and Climate Change – Repair Café

In Amsterdam, a new social activity, the Repair Café, offers to repair things for free, helping to reduce waste, reports  Sally McGrane  at the New York Times. United by a love of repairing things, all sorts of people meet every … Continue reading

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