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Eat Better and Help Save the Planet With Organic

Eat Better and Help Save the Planet With Organic

  Image credit: www.lifehack.org Recent polling indicates that Americans are more worried about chemicals in food than they are about added sugar, saturated fat, and sodium. Accordingly, food companies are removing some of the chemicals that consumers find objectionable, on health or environmental grounds. In another recent example of policy change in response to public sentiment, the […]

Top Solar Energy Myths

Top Solar Energy Myths

More energy from the sun falls on the earth in one hour than is used by everyone in the world in one year. And yet, solar energy myths continue to plague the public at large. The following post is reproduced from the Climate Reality site. I’m a Climate Reality leader from the Chicago2013 class. (Rolly […]

Temperature Rise of 1.5°C Could Happen by 2024

Temperature Rise of 1.5°C Could Happen by 2024

In this post, Sam Carana shows that the aspirational goal (agreed to in Paris) of limiting the global temperature rise to 1.5°C is quite simply, delusional. (Rolly Montpellier, Editor for BoomerWarrior). At the Paris Agreement, nations committed to strengthen the global response to the threat of climate change by holding the increase in the global average […]

Canada Has Two Climate Faces

Canada Has Two Climate Faces

Canada has two climate faces. There’s the Paris face where Canada became a re-born climate leader and then there’s the domestic face where Trudeau’s Liberals are showing early signs of perpetuating the status quo. I applaud Canada’s re-emergence as a climate leader under the new government of Justin Trudeau. In ten short weeks, he has been […]

Top Five BoomerWarrior Posts of 2015

Top Five BoomerWarrior Posts of 2015

Over 100 posts were published (104 to be exact) during 2015 in BoomerWarrior. I’m pleased to feature the top five BoomerWarrior posts — measured by the number of views each generated as well as comments received from many sources. (Author: Rolly Montpellier, Editor for BoomerWarrior). So if life is already difficult, why then become a climate activist? […]