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The War On Warming – World War III

The War On Warming – World War III

During the decade preceding World War II, Winston Churchill was a lone voice raising the threat of German aggression and the rise of the Nazis. He could see the forces of war gathering. We have not learned from history. And we are repeating it. We ignore the warnings of scientists and brush off the empirical evidence. But this is […]

Barack Obama – the Climate President

Barack Obama – the Climate President

This post is reproduced from the Climate Reality Project. I’m a Climate Leader (Chicago2013). The article highlights President Obama’s top five climate accomplishments. Some, including myself, will argue that he could have and should have done a lot more. Nevertheless, he will be remembered as the Climate President. (Rolly Montpellier, Editor for BoomerWarrior). President Obama has […]

Trump Will Be A Climate Wrecking Ball If Elected

Trump Will Be A Climate Wrecking Ball If Elected

I’m pleased to welcome Dr. Cara Augustenborg as a contributor to BoomerWarrior. Cara believes that electing Donald Trump spells the end of the planet as we know it. I like to think of him as a global climate wrecking ball. You can find out more about her in the short bio at the end of […]

Summer of 2015 – Moving the Needle on Climate Action

Summer of 2015 – Moving the Needle on Climate Action

This article is cross-posted (with permission) from Desmog Canada. Rolly Montpellier ~ BoomerWarrior Managing Editor). Smokey haze, intense heat, encampments of evacuated residents next to the highway: these were the conditions that greeted Renee Lertzman when she recently drove through Oregon. It’s no wonder why the environmental psychology researcher and professor resorts to the term “apocalyptic” […]

Pope or Kochs – Who Will Win the Climate War

Pope or Kochs – Who Will Win the Climate War

Americans United for Change has just launched a campaign called Pope or Kochs.  This progressive  advocacy group describes what is happening on the climate front this way: 69% of Americans call global warming a serious problem, 97% of scientists say that global warming is man-made and 100 percent of popes declared climate change “one of the principal […]

Stephen Harper is Out of Excuses on Climate Action

Stephen Harper is Out of Excuses on Climate Action

It’s a well-known fact that Stephen Harper has for years pledged to follow the American lead on curbing greenhouse gas emissions. He contends that Canada’s climate action policies should be close to that of the United States. “Canada cannot act alone because our economy is closely integrated with that of the United States,” has argued Prime Minister Harper. […]

Why? Why Not?

Why? Why Not?

From the Climate Reality Project~Let’s Ask the Tough Questions Why? Why Not? In every language on the planet, children ask these questions over, and over, and over. They ask the first to understand the world around them, and they ask the second when they want to change that world. We want people of all ages […]

Climate Is Back

Climate Is Back

As I engage relentlessly in the fight to mobilize a complacent public and encourage reluctant politicians to focus on climate change action, I’ve come to the conclusion that it makes no difference who is right and who is wrong about the causes of climate change. It does not matter who wins the climate change debate. I don’t […]

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