Posted inEnvironment

How Many……….?

Reading Time: 2 minutes When Ronald Reagan first ran for governor of California, there was an environmentalist movement to save the redwoods in northern California from loggers who wanted to “harvest” them for their wood. Reagan’s knowledge of environmental issues, except for air pollution, was minimal. Even the geography of the north coast, where trees outnumbered people, eluded him. […]

Posted inClimate Crisis, Environment

Climate Change, Denialism and Changing Our Ways

Reading Time: 6 minutes I have got myself into thinking about climate change again with the torrent of depressing news concerning the environment, our climate and biodiversity. Recently, such news includes Brazil, under right-wing President Bolsonaro having an 88% increase in Amazon deforestation, governments and firms in 28 countries being sued over the climate crisis, this year on track […]