Trump pledges federal help for burned out Californians but again blames poor forest management for fires

President Trump toured a scene of surreal devastation on Saturday, picking his way around burned trees and the hulking skeletons of automobiles as he pledged federal resources to help Californians recover from the most deadly… Read More

Jair Bolsonaro’s rise to power casts shadow over UN environment conference

Jair Bolsonaro’s rise to power in Brazil has cast a shadow over the first global environment conference since the ultra-nationalist was elected to lead the most biodiverse nation on Earth. Participants at the the UN… Read More

Thousands gather to block London bridges in climate rebellion

More than 50 people were arrested on Saturday as thousands of demonstrators occupied five bridges in central London to voice their concern over the looming climate crisis. Protesters including families and pensioners began massing on… Read More

Supermarkets still produce thousands of tonnes of plastic bags

Big supermarkets are producing billions of single-use plastic bags each year despite charges that are designed to reduce their use by the public. The UK’s 10 leading supermarkets, including Sainsbury’s, Tesco, Morrisons, Waitrose, Co-op and… Read More

Op Ed: Tropical Trump Declares War on Amazonia

by Robert Hunziker When it comes to planetary carnage, Trump (Amerika’s president) is facing strong competition. Brazil’s new president Jair Bolsonaro aka “Tropical Trump” will likely outdo Amerika’s destroy the EPA Trump. Bolsonaro declared war… Read More