AP refutes Al Gore’s claim about US cold snap

On January 4th, former Vice President Al Gore tweeted about the record cold the US was experiencing saying: It’s bitter cold in parts of the US, but climate scientist Dr. Michael Mann explains that’s exactly what we should expect from the climate crisis. Gore linked to a pamphlet authored by Dr. Michael Mann who is…

Climate Lawsuits Piling Up

Guest essay by Eric Worrall For years many fossil fuel companies seemed content to stay quiet in the face of public vilification, but with big lawsuits looming, this strategy of avoiding public climate controversy is looking increasingly precarious. Four climate change lawsuits to watch in 2018 Did you know it’s possible to take legal action […]…

Bill De Blasio: Green Philosopher King

Right on the heels of New York City’s lawsuit against petroleum companies, the Financial Times published an editorial, rightly, blasting the Big Apple’s mayor, Bill De Blasio, for his legal action. In the editorial, the FT ridiculed his lawsuit as nothing more than a publicity stunt that, if successful, would ruin New Yorker’s lives since…