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UN climate talks failed to muster a consensus on real climate action last December. Image: World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)/Flickr
Ed Finn | Capitalism is incompatible with a clean climate. Governments all over the world must make transformative social and economic changes to prevent global climate catastrophe.
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Brent Patterson | Is it possible that the COP 21 climate summit could be used as a moment to promote the tar sands and export pipelines?
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Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | World leaders will gather in Paris in just one month to hammer out a treaty to confront the global threat of climate change. It's real, growing and, clearly caused by human activity.
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Nick Fillmore | In view of the lack of real commitment to fighting climate change by the world's most powerful nations, holding global warming to two degrees appears to be a monumental challenge.
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Brent Patterson | While science tells us that the world cannot keep emitting carbon at current rates, Harper managed to delay a G7 target for a low-carbon economy by 50 years and even then says it's only aspirational.
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Brent Patterson | The Harper government's agenda of tar sands expansion, LNG development and pipeline construction is clearly incompatible with the math of climate change.
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Brent Patterson | The country pledges for the Paris 2015 climate summit aren't adding up yet to stop the planet's temperature increasing by more than two degrees Celsius.
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Brent Patterson | A weak and disappointing five-page agreement was reached by the 194 countries present at the United Nations Conference of Parties (COP) 20 climate summit in Lima, Peru.
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Brent Patterson | The Council of Canadians joined with more than 400,000 people participating in the People's Climate March. It sent a clear message about the need for action on the eve of a major climate summit.
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Redeye Collective | On September 21, the People's Climate March will take place in New York City. A new film both documents and makes the case for a mass movement to demand action on climate change.
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Amy Goodman | The annual United Nations climate summit has convened, this year in Doha, the capital of the oil-rich emirate of Qatar, on the Arabian Peninsula.
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Sean Mullen | Ben Powless is with the Indigenous Environmental Network. He was in Cancun for the climate summit in December and participated in the official talks as a member of the Indigenous People's Caucus.