New Study: 300 Million Face Severe Risk of Climate-Fueled Coastal Flooding by 2050

New Study: 300 Million Face Severe Risk of Climate-Fueled Coastal Flooding by 2050 As a shocking new report finds that many coastal cities will be flooded by rising sea levels by 2050, Chile’s President Sebastián Piñera announced Wednesday that the U.N. Climate Summit in Santiago has been canceled. Anti-inequality protests have entered their third week in the country with protesters calling for the Piñera government to resign. The U.N. said it is now looking for an alternative venue for the annual climate meetings. Meanwhile, a dire new report has warned…

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The Unchecked Growth of Policing Makes Everyone a Criminal, Even Children

The Unchecked Growth of Policing Makes Everyone a Criminal, Even Children Despite a nationwide drop in crime, the number of cops continues to grow. In this episode of the Police Accountability Report we examine some of the consequences of that growth and how it leads to unnecessary arrests and increased incarceration. Send your tips to par@therealnews.com Subscribe to our page and support our work at https://therealnews.com/donate. The Real News Network

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Here’s a very basic, simplified explanation of #ClimateChange for those who are new to the #Concept so you can understand the larger issue at play

Here’s a very basic, simplified explanation of climate change for those who are new to the concept so you can understand the larger issue at play submitted by /u/TheScienceVerse [link] [comments] top scoring links : climate A community for truthful science-based news about climate and related politics and activism

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“Terrorizing the Populace”: Report Finds CIA-Backed Death Squads in Afghanistan Committing War Crimes, Atrocities

“Terrorizing the Populace”: Report Finds CIA-Backed Death Squads in Afghanistan Committing War Crimes, Atrocities By Eoin Higgins CIA-backed death squads in Afghanistan have committed a number of human rights violations over the last year, a Human Rights Watch report found Thursday, and the militant groups are likely to be the lasting legacy of the U.S. war in the country. “They do counterinsurgency the old-fashioned way,” tweeted Daily Beast national security reporter Spencer Ackerman, “terrorizing the populace.” The HRW report reviewed cases of abuse from late 2017 to the middle of…

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Record Low Temps, Up To 50 Degrees Below Normal, Threaten To Wreck Rest Of Harvest Season

Record Low Temps, Up To 50 Degrees Below Normal, Threaten To Wreck Rest Of Harvest Season -It isn’t supposed to be this cold in October. The official start of winter is still almost two months away, and yet the weather in much of the western half of the country right now resembles what we might expect in mid-January. All-time record lows for the month of October are being set in city after city, and this extremely cold air is going to push into the Midwest by the end of the…

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