Extinction Rebellion protesters confront politicians at US Capitol — some easy Action: call 202-915-5634 to leave a message for your Rep to support a Climate Emergency Declaration

Extinction Rebellion protesters confront politicians at US Capitol — some easy Action: call 202-915-5634 to leave a message for your Rep to support a Climate Emergency Declaration submitted by /u/HillaryBrokeTheLaw [link] [comments] top scoring links : environment Current news, information and issues related to the environment.

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Climate scientist Michael Mann: Media needs to “fix the headline” on climate change

Climate scientist Michael Mann: Media needs to “fix the headline” on climate change Michael E. Mann, climatologist and professor at Penn State, says that several major world events currently dominating the headlines, from the record-breaking heatwave sweeping across the globe to the protests in Puerto Rico, have “an important climate change context.” But the media doesn’t often make those connections clear –– and with so much at stake, reporters need to do a better job communicating the scope of the climate crisis to their audiences. “Climate is no longer just…

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Historian unearths solid evidence for the Armenian Genocide. The Ottoman government’s systematic extermination of 1.5 million Armenians was carried out during and after WWI. Turkey continues to contest the figure and denies that the killings were systematically orchestrated and constitute a genocide

Historian unearths solid evidence for the Armenian Genocide. The Ottoman government’s systematic extermination of 1.5 million Armenians was carried out during and after WWI. Turkey continues to contest the figure and denies that the killings were systematically orchestrated and constitute a genocide submitted by /u/drewiepoodle to r/science [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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LEAKED PAPER: EU Online Crackdown Even WORSE Than We Thought

LEAKED PAPER: EU Online Crackdown Even WORSE Than We Thought By Corbett Report Extras Writer and journalist Glyn Moody joins us today to discuss his recent TechDirt article, “EU Looking To Regulate Everything Online, And To Make Sites Proactively Remove Material.” We discuss the recently-passed EU copyright directive, including the imposition of upload filters, and the recently-leaked working paper on the EU Digital Services Act. We also remember some of the successes that protesters have had in the wake of internet-killing copyright legislation in the past.  SHOW NOTES AND…

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