Climate Change

Climate change is an important issue that must be addressed by all nations multi-laterally. It is certainly one of this century's greatest destabilizing forces which undermines our global economy, threatens our health and increasingly leads to military conflict. Climate change topics include sustainable agriculture, energy security, climate-related conflict and climate negotiations and agreements.

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Climate stewardship is a core value for global citizens. Protecting our shared global habitat is in everyone's best interests--regardless of religion or politics.
American families shouldn't suffer higher taxes in the fight against climate change. Securing a healthy climate can and should pay off for Americans today.
America's progress toward climate security and energy independence could be derailed if President Obama does not veto construction of the Keystone Pipeline.
America's progress toward climate security and energy independence could be derailed this week if the Senate secures a veto-proof majority on the Keystone Pipeline.

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Jake and Gram in front of the triceratops at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History
By Donna Park | August 17, 2015 - 10:00am EDT
Letters to Jake Series, Letter #8 Dear Jake, I am writing this letter in the car as Papa and I drive home after a visit with you and the twins. I liked going to the Museum of Natural History in Washington, DC as well as going to the county fair in the countryside near your home. At the museum I especially enjoyed seeing the dinosaurs and other animals that are now extinct. My favorite parts of the fair were riding on the [...] Read More
By Melanie Pino-Elliott | July 06, 2015 - 10:00am EDT
I’ll never forget the time in eighth-grade religion class when one of my classmates asked why our school didn’t participate in neighborhood cleanup days. My teacher replied, “It’s not fair to worry about things like that when souls are going to Hell every day.” She elaborated, “The earth can save itself.” Yeah. That happened. This teacher would also frequently stress the importance of following everything the Catholic [...] Read More
By Jack Pearce | June 15, 2015 - 10:00am EDT
Over the next 70 years, our children and grandchildren will need to negotiate three major transitions in human civilization. Parts 1 and 2 of this series discussed transitioning to large-scale sustainable energy flows and managing the impact of human civilization on the environment. This blog addresses the issue of maintaining global governance systems that enable humans to meet these challenges. It has now been 95 years [...] Read More