Geoff Dembicki

climate change

This Map Shows Which U.S. Homes Will Flood Over the Next 30 Years Due to Climate Change

Millions of Americans have no idea they're living in a flood zone. Now you can look up every property in the U.S. and see the flood risk for yourself.
Geoff Dembicki
6.29.20
Policing

Why ‘Defunding the Police’ Is Also an Environmental Issue

Defunding the police isn’t a distraction from organizing mass numbers of people to fight the climate emergency. It’s part of the same theory of change and political vision.
Geoff Dembicki
6.22.20
Coronavirus

The Billionaires, Dollar Stores and Soup Companies Cashing in on Coronavirus

The economy is cratering, but a select group of firms are poised to make a tidy profit.
Geoff Dembicki
4.1.20
Coronavirus

Coronavirus Could Be a 'Trigger Event' That Reshapes Society for the Better

The Sanders campaign could use this opportunity to transform into a pandemic-fighting, world-changing social movement.
Geoff Dembicki
3.24.20
environment-people

Bill Gates Says He's Fighting Climate Change While Cashing in on Oil

The billionaire's investment portfolio includes millions of shares of companies contributing to the climate crisis.
Geoff Dembicki
3.11.20
climate change

It's Clear Who's to Blame for Australia's Fires, and It's Not Arsonists

Make the oil companies pay, says an expert who studies the world's worst polluters.
Geoff Dembicki
1.13.20
climate change

The Hidden Signs That the Oil Industry Is Heading for a Reckoning

Despite the millions Big Oil is spending to slow and delay action on climate change, the world is shifting decisively away from fossil fuels.
Geoff Dembicki
1.5.20
climate change

The 2010s Killed Off the Polite Climate Change Conversation

The decade that began with the defeat of a relatively moderate climate bill is ending amid calls for capitalism to be dismantled.
Geoff Dembicki
12.9.19
environment-policy

Teachers and Doctors Are the Green Jobs of the Future

Fighting climate change means focusing on vital work often done by women of color.
Geoff Dembicki
12.9.19
climate change

Four Ways the Climate Crisis Could Trigger a 2008-Style Economic Crash

Hurricanes, fires, floods, and a sudden decline in oil demand could all have serious consequences.
Geoff Dembicki
12.4.19
cities

The Housing Market Is Fueling Our Collective Climate Denial

People are building houses in the path of future floods and fires, ignoring a huge amount of risk.
Geoff Dembicki
11.25.19
climate change

Fossil Fuel Giants Should Be Terrified of Becoming the Next Big Tobacco

ExxonMobil can afford the monetary damages at stake in a suit from New York State. But its reputation might not survive.
Geoff Dembicki
11.15.19
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