30 May '17, 10am

Meet the fixer: This young climate activist is demanding more.

Meet the fixer: This young climate activist is demanding more. Born and raised in Oahu, Hawaii, Evan Weber went to the same K-through-12 school attended by future President Barack Obama. By the time Weber got to college, he was taking his fellow Punahou School alum to task for what Weber believed was an inadequate climate action plan. Together, Weber, a college buddy, and one of their professors drafted their own climate agenda, a policy report they initially simply called “The Plan.” A direct response to Obama’s 2013 climate plan, this version called for the U.S. to go even further in reducing carbon emissions and proposed a set of financial and regulatory solutions to make it happen. Weber ran an Indiegogo campaign to drum up support around The Plan and started popping up as a climate evangelist in media outlets like the Huffington Post, Al Jazeera, and Newsweek. Now his...

Full article: http://grist.org/briefly/meet-the-fixer-this-young-climat...

Tweets

#socialmedia

#socialmedia

highsnobiety.com 30 May '17, 11am

It will definitely be exciting to see the next steps in influencer marketing. This whole field still is pretty new but als...

via @grist

grist.org 30 May '17, 10pm

We’re literally losing sleep over climate change. Higher temperatures at night mean more trouble sleeping, according to a ...

Meet the fixer: This storyteller puts people fi...

grist.org 26 May '17, 10am

Meet the fixer: This storyteller puts people first. For all their glittering charisma, solar cells and wind turbines don’t...

Marines who died young honored by their families:

Marines who died young honored by their families:

stripes.com 29 May '17, 4pm

Aydin Kerns was just a 3-month-old infant when he lost his father. “I know that he was a Marine... and I know that he also...

#climatechange

neweconomics.org 06 Jun '17, 3pm

David Powell Subject Lead - Environment Monday 5 June was the United Nations’ World Environment Day. Hope you had a good o...

How investors can mobilize against climate change

greenbiz.com 30 May '17, 10am

Today we can meet the threat of climate change using a similar approach. This time, instead of allied demand for arms and ...

And Now, Even Exxon Is Better Than U.S. on Climate

ecowatch.com 01 Jun '17, 2pm

Gone are the fevered dreams that Ivanka's moderating influence or Elon's persuasive position as an economic advisor will a...

Failing President Spites Climate

postcarbon.org 01 Jun '17, 11pm

Trump — the Mango Mussolini, Il Trumpolini, the “Grabber-in-Chief ” — is an unintentional organizer of progress for a comp...

Meet the fixer: This entrepreneur is making a b...

grist.org 25 May '17, 10am

Meet the fixer: This entrepreneur is making a better burger. A lot of startups want to make animal flesh obsolete with tas...

Labour activist investigating working conditions at supplier for Ivanka Trump brand in China is detained

Labour activist investigating working condition...

sg.news.yahoo.com 31 May '17, 4am

A labour activist investigating working conditions at a supplier for the Ivanka Trump brand in central China has been deta...

Meet the Russian Streetwear Brand Making Clothing With Prisoners

Meet the Russian Streetwear Brand Making Clothi...

highsnobiety.com 30 May '17, 10am

Searches, communication with prisoners, interrogations, endless porridge, and reflections. I was first released understand...