Activists worldwide push for leaving the fossil fuel age behind
Gore launches 24-hr push to 'confront the reality' of climate change (09/14/2011) For the next 24 hours the Climate Reality Project — an initiative founded and chaired by former Vice President Al Gore — is hosting an event to mobilize action on climate change. The entire event will be broadcast live and presented in 13 languages. Northwest Passage open as sea ice falls to lowest cover ever recorded (09/12/2011) Arctic sea ice cover fell to its lowest level on record, report researchers from the University of Bremen. Climate test for Obama: 1,252 people arrested over notorious oil pipeline (09/06/2011) Two weeks of climate disobedience at the White House ended over the weekend with 1,252 people arrested in total. Activists were protesting the controversial Keystone XL pipeline in an effort to pressure US President Barack Obama to turn down the project. If built the pipeline...