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Copenhagen

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Weak Deal from Copenhagen

Posted by Brooke Jarvis at Dec 18, 2009 06:25 PM |
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Though some are defending the agreement as a first step, climate activists and residents of the Global South say that the precedent set by the agreement is a dangerous one.

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Climate Shame, Climate Hope

Climate Shame, Climate Hope

Posted by Jamie Henn at Dec 18, 2009 12:39 PM |
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Jamie Henn: Though many of the people that I have been talking to here in Copenhagen remain doggedly hopeful, their hope has little to do with our supposed “leaders." It has to do with all of you.

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Copenhagen's Big Day

Posted by Alison Hamm at Dec 18, 2009 11:56 AM |
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The arrival of world leaders, including President Obama, is shaking up the U.N. climate negotiations in Copenhagen.

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President Obama's Copenhagen Remarks

President Obama's Copenhagen Remarks

Posted by Brooke Jarvis at Dec 18, 2009 11:00 AM |

The president's December 18 speech to the United Nations Climate Change Conference.

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Crossroads in Copenhagen

Crossroads in Copenhagen

Posted by Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins at Dec 17, 2009 02:33 PM |
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Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins discusses the conflicting emotions that Copenhagen causes.

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Hungry in Copenhagen

Hungry in Copenhagen

Posted by Bill McKibben at Dec 17, 2009 10:45 AM |
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Bill McKibben: A day of fasting isn't the only reason why activists in Copenhagen are hungry today.

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Amy Goodman Reports from Copenhagen

Posted by Brooke Jarvis at Dec 16, 2009 06:00 PM |
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Video: Amy Goodman on ecological debt, massive marches, and the latest from "the Bella of the beast," the heart of the U.N. climate negotiations in Copenhagen.

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From the Halls of Copenhagen

From the Halls of Copenhagen

Posted by Dominic Frongillo at Dec 16, 2009 04:01 PM |

As negotiations heat up and international leaders begin to arrive at the U.N. climate negotiations in Copenhagen, grassroots pressure is increasing.

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Tensions Mount in Copenhagen

Posted by Alison Hamm at Dec 16, 2009 11:47 AM |
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NGO representatives walk out of climate negotiations, police clash with protesters, and all eyes turn to the U.S. and China.

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God Begins to Smile

God Begins to Smile

Posted by Brooke Jarvis at Dec 15, 2009 12:12 PM |

Video: Archbishop Desmond Tutu, calling for a legally binding agreement on climate change, says the movement for climate justice in Copenhagen would cheer God up.

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Update from Copenhagen

Update from Copenhagen

Posted by Gary Braasch at Dec 14, 2009 11:50 AM |
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As week two begins, the U.N. climate negotiations focus on global inequality.

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A Global Day of Action

A Global Day of Action

Posted by Alison Hamm at Dec 14, 2009 10:24 AM |
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The largest environmental demonstration in history took place in Copenhagen on Saturday.

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It's Going to Be Beautiful

It's Going to Be Beautiful

Posted by Bill McKibben at Dec 11, 2009 03:46 PM |
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Bill McKibben: There are reasons to be encouraged about the negotiations in Copenhagen, and ways to get involved in your own backyard.

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Youth and Indigenous Activists Escalate Protests

Posted by Joshua Kahn Russell at Dec 10, 2009 02:55 PM |
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In Copenhagen, diverse coalitions of activists are supporting each other in calling for a binding and equitable treaty.

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Video: Youth Activists Crash Live Climate Denier Webcast

Posted by Brooke Jarvis at Dec 09, 2009 05:10 PM |
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A group of young activists took over the stage, telling Americans for Prosperity that real prosperity comes from clean energy.

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Copenhagen's Conscience: The Youth Climate Movement Won't Settle

Copenhagen's Conscience: The Youth Climate Movement Won't Settle

Posted by Jessy Tolkan at Dec 08, 2009 06:25 PM |

Youth activists are playing an important role: refusing to allow the smallness of politics to stand in the way of the fair and globally-binding deal that our generation demands for survival.

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Video: It's Hot in Here Dance

Posted by Brooke Jarvis at Dec 08, 2009 06:07 PM |
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Before the summit's first plenary, young activists inject energy and passion into the proceedings.

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The Copenhagen Moment

The Copenhagen Moment

Posted by Brooke Jarvis at Dec 08, 2009 05:45 PM |

Video: Leaders of the climate justice movement on turning the U.N. negotiations in Copenhagen into a true global turning point.

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The Mulch: What's at Stake in Copenhagen?

Posted by Alison Hamm at Dec 08, 2009 04:37 PM |
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Independent media on what we can hope for from the largest and most important U.N. climate change summit in history.

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10 Million People Petition for Climate Action

10 Million People Petition for Climate Action

Posted by Richard Graves at Dec 08, 2009 10:55 AM |
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As some try to lower expectations about the outcome of the U.N. climate summit in Copenhagen, public pressure for real action is increasing.

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