Open Democracy: “Why don’t we take climate change seriously? Racism is the answer”

According to Open Democracy author Sulaiman Ilyas-Jarrett, racist white people are holding back from committing to climate action, because white people are not suffering the full impact of climate change; though the author also attacks climate activists themselves for being too white.

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Vermont Senate Passes Right to Sue if the State Fails to Meet Climate Targets

Guest essay by Eric Worrall The sad spectacle of greens losing climate lawsuit after lawsuit has prompted Vermont’s legislators to create a special law to allow activists to sue the Vermont government. Vermont Senate approves Global Warming Solutions Act By Xander LandenJun 25 2020 | 24 reader footnotes The Vermont Senate approved legislation Thursday that would legally…