Atmospheric CO2 Crosses “Ominous Threshold”

Despite the widespread governmental denial of anthropogenic climate disruption, many signs indicate we are already past the point of no return, headed toward a “dead planet.” By Dahr Jamail, Truthout | News Analysis – “I am poor and naked, but I am the chief of the nation. We do not want riches but we do want to train our children right. Riches would do us no good. We could not take them with us to the other world. We do not want riches.” – Red Cloud, Oglala Lakota Sioux At the beginning of June, the Obama administration proudly announced the EPA’s so-called Clean Power Plan, the goal of which is to cut carbon pollution from power plants by 30 percent below 2005 levels by 2030. It was trumpeted as the strongest proposal ever put forth by a US president to reign in greenhouse gas emissions. To read more about...

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