‘Grotesque greed’ of oil companies ‘destroying our only home’: UN chief

Image via Shutterstock.  Jessica Corbett and Common Dreams  August 03, 2022 (AlterNet.org) U.N. Secretary-General António Guterres unveiled a new report Wednesday about the global effects of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and took aim at the fossil fuel sector that’s been widely accused of war profiteering. “Household budgets everywhere are feeling the pinch from high food, transport,… Continue reading

REGENERATIVE CULTURES, REGENERATIVE ECONOMIES, AND BIOREGIONAL REGENERATION

Daniel Christian Wahl Feb 11, 2020 ((medium.com) Edit of original by Virginie Glaenzer and Daniel Christian Wahl Some people are starting to talk about regenerative cultures as possible pathways towards a thriving future of people unfolding their unique potential within the context of the communities and regions they help to regenerate — cultures that are healthy, resilient… Continue reading

Sanders Announces Amendment to Strip All Fossil Fuel Handouts From Manchin Deal

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) waves to demonstrators outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. on August 1, 2022. (Photo: Stefani Reynolds/AFP via Getty Images) The Vermont senator will also introduce an amendment to strengthen the reconciliation bill’s drug price reforms. JAKE JOHNSON August 4, 2022 (CommonDreams.org) Sen. Bernie Sanders announced Wednesday… Continue reading

RAINWATER EVERYWHERE ON EARTH CONTAINS CANCER-CAUSING ‘FOREVER CHEMICALS’, STUDY FINDS

From the Arctic to the Tibetan Plateau, rain water is ‘unsafe to drink’ under current PFAS guidelines By Harry Cockburn August 3, 2022 (independent.co.uk) Even in the most remote parts of the world, the level of so-called “forever chemicals” in the atmosphere has become so high that rainwater is now “unsafe to… Continue reading

Articles ~ Petitions ~ Aug. scheduled executions ~ Events for Friday, August 5 – Sunday, August 7

By Adrienne Fong ARTICLES A. Chesa Boudin Won’t Run For DA Again In November…August 4, 2022 https://sfist.com/2022/08/04/chesa-boudin-wont-run-for-da-again-in-november/ B. Today, Ukraine bombed a Donetsk hotel full of journalists – here’s what it felt like to be there – August 4, 2022 https://www.rt.com/russia/560241-ukraine-bombed-donetsk-hotel-journalists/    By: Eva K. Bartlett C Officials Decide to Pause Housing Construction… Continue reading