Tag: Co2 Emissions

Old Dog Thoughts – News Corp amplifies particular events from which to generalise. A tree, however, doesn’t explain a forest as much as a forest explains the tree.

Fighting Fake News with Real; 10/7/19; The culture wars is how conservatives like to divide. However we face real material disasters which should unite us;

You can’t have a mandate for a lie – » The Australian Independent Media Network

Labor’s short-lived carbon price raised $15.4 billion in revenue from polluters which was passed on to the public via a large increase in the tax-free threshold and additional payments to welfare recipients and families with school-aged children. Trade-exposed industries also received assistance to transition and had incentive to invest in more sustainable practice.

Conversely, the Coalition have spent billions of public money on their Direct Action strategy only to see emissions rise again.

When more people voted for Labor and the Greens, to claim a mandate for the Coalition’s inaction on climate change is beyond despicable.

You can’t have a mandate for a lie.

via You can’t have a mandate for a lie – » The Australian Independent Media Network

Claimed emissions reduction from land use are very doubtful and must be verified – » The Australian Independent Media Network

Governments must be honest with us about these threats. They must provide us with the most up-to-date information. They must allow us to take part in the decision-making about priorities.

The consequences of their obfuscation and inaction and downright lies are becoming graver by the minute.

via Claimed emissions reduction from land use are very doubtful and must be verified – » The Australian Independent Media Network