What follows are the main reasons why the climate emergency movement is bursting into mainstream.
Awareness is the first point of taking action.
I am a firm believer that everyone is on their own journey of awareness.
By making people feel guilty it stops them becoming aware.
By slamming them with info it stops them becoming aware.
So in the following article we have just picked out the biggest threat articles.
The following makes for depressing reading but remember we have the technology and power to be able to fix this problem. (We summarise this here)
"We need action, not hope on fighting Climate Change.” These words, spoken by 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg, are resonating around the world.
We have many overseas readers and they will be surprised as residents to hear this one!
Nature is in freefall and our planet’s support systems are so stretched that we face widespread species extinctions and mass human migration unless urgent action is taken. That’s the stark warning hundreds of scientists are preparing to give, with a three-year UN-backed study. The final report is intended to help politicians, businesses and the public become more aware of the trends shaping life on Earth, and show us how to better protect nature.
David Wallace-Wells’ book is a brutal read, painting a very real picture of our not-too-distant future. A future filled with famines, political chaos, economic collapse, fierce resource competition, and a sun that “cooks us.”