Biden Transition Team Signals Commitment to Climate Action

Biden Transition Team Signals Commitment to Climate Action

by Miro Korenha, co-founder/publisher, Our Daily Planet The Biden transition team has wasted no time in signaling to the nation that President-elect Joe Biden will continue to make climate change a priority in his administration as he had done on the campaign trail. What’s more, as the Washington Post reported, Biden is expected to “embed […]

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Election Analysis–What It Means So Far for the Planet

Election Analysis–What It Means So Far for the Planet

When we filmed this interview on Thursday afternoon we still didn’t know the result of the presidential race, nor a handful of Senate races like in Georgia or North Carolina. But we do know some things: There’s a decent chance that the Senate is in Republican control–this could change if both Georgia U.S. Senate elections […]

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The Biden Campaign’s Closing Argument on Climate Change click button

The Biden Campaign’s Closing Argument on Climate Change

Climate Change became a major issue in the 2020 Presidential campaign.  Watch these Joe Biden ads and the climate stories they tell.  It will never NOT be an issue again. Jacksonville, FL — Velma and Amirah — Ken Knight Drive Velma and Amirah are lifelong residents of the community around Ken Knight Drive in Jacksonville. […]

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You Know What’s REALLY Scary? Another Four Years of Trump

You Know What’s REALLY Scary? Another Four Years of Trump

It’s Halloween — a time when people think scaring each other is fun. But this year, we are afraid very, very afraid — of what might happen on global warming and the environment in the United States if Donald Trump, the Freddie Krueger of climate action and conservation, wins a second term in the election. Talk about a Nightmare on Elm Street.

It’s frightening to think about what our country will look like after four more years of Trump.  But in the spirit of the season, let’s try to picture it.

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At The Last Debate, Biden Presents a Green Vision While Trump Flails With Rhetoric

At The Last Debate, Biden Presents a Green Vision While Trump Flails With Rhetoric

Last night was the last time voters would get to see both 2020 presidential candidates on stage together before they head to the polls. This time around moderator, NBC News’ Kristen Welker, picked climate change as a category in advance and began her questions by asking how each candidate would address climate change while also […]

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Biden-Harris Releases New Policy Proposal On Tribal Rights

Biden-Harris Releases New Policy Proposal On Tribal Rights

Last week, during a joint visit in Arizona to the American Indian Veterans National Memorial by Vice President Biden and Senator Harris, their campaign released a strong new policy proposal on Native American tribal nations.

Why This Matters:  Like environmental issues generally, Native American issues are being elevated with the new calls for improving environmental justice and ending structural racism embodied in the high rates of pollution and lack of clean drinking water on tribal lands.

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