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Who's Worse For The Environment: Merkel Or Trump?

November 21, 2017 - 8:55pm
Who's Worse For The Environment: Merkel Or Trump?

Authored by Mike Shedlock via themaven.net/mishtalk,
Who has a worse track record on the environment: President Trump or German Chancellor Angela Merkel?

Let's investigate. 

Trump Stance and Results

On September 19, amid chatter that Trump might reverse his climate stance, CNBC reported Trump is still pulling out of Paris Agreement.

France's Macron Covers For Saudi Aggression

November 21, 2017 - 7:10pm
France's Macron Covers For Saudi Aggression

Authored by Finian Cunningham via The Strategic Culture Foundation,
France’s invitation to beleaguered Lebanese premier Saad Hariri for him and his family to spend “a few days in Paris” has been viewed as French President Emmanuel Macron stepping in with deft soft power to resolve tensions between Saudi Arabia and Lebanon.

Female Intern Sues "Offensive And Degrading" French Bank For "Flagrant Misogyny"

November 18, 2017 - 5:22am
Female Intern Sues "Offensive And Degrading" French Bank For "Flagrant Misogyny"

Seemingly echoing Casbalanca's "I am shocked there is gambling going on here," young female intern Nadia Moukaideche was 'shocked' enough to seek counseling after discovering "disgusting, childish, misogynist" behavior at French investment bank Credit Agricole.

"Climate Apartheid": South African Climate Activist Kumi Naidoo Slams Inequality at UN Summit

November 14, 2017 - 4:00pm

As the UN climate summit gets underway in Bonn, Germany, African negotiators, activists and youth are particularly vocal about the need for urgent action to mitigate the most devastating effects of global warming. Africa is expected to suffer more from climate change than any other continent. This summer, flooding and mudslides in Sierra Leone killed more than 1,000 people, while extreme drought has left millions of people at risk of famine in Kenya, Somalia and Ethiopia. We speak with Kumi Naidoo, longtime South African anti-apartheid activist and former head of Greenpeace International.

Moyers and McKibben: Time Is Running Out for the Planet

November 11, 2017 - 4:00pm
Moyers and McKibben: Time Is Running Out for the Planet

For 30 years now climate change has been Bill McKibben's beat -- first as a journalist, then as an environmentalist and now as the leading activist in mobilizing a worldwide movement to win a race against time. His latest book, Radio Free Vermont, turns to humor for inspiration as runners go to bottled water for sustenance, and has readers laughing all the way to the finish line.

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