Geoff Dembicki

Policing

Why 'Defunding the Police' Is Also an Environmental Issue

Defunding the police isn't a distraction from organising mass numbers of people to fight the climate emergency. It’s part of the same theory of change and political vision.
Geoff Dembicki
6.18.20
climate change

A Debate Over Racism Has Split One of the World's Most Famous Climate Groups

Extinction Rebellion US promised to prioritise communities of colour. That was a problem for some of its activists.
Geoff Dembicki
4.29.20
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. His Investments Say Otherwise

The billionaire's portfolio includes millions of shares of companies contributing to the climate crisis.
Geoff Dembicki
3.10.20
climate change

Here's Exactly How a Trump 2020 Win Would Spark a Nightmare Climate Scenario

A second Trump administration wouldn't just let energy companies run wild, it would encourage other countries to abandon the fight to cut emissions.
Geoff Dembicki
2.12.20
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 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
12.10.19
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 colour.
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
12.3.19
cities

The Housing Market Is Fuelling 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
climate change

This Guy Studies the 'Global Systems Death Spiral' That Might End Humanity

Could climate change get so bad that it leads to our extinction? A few researchers are trying to answer that question.
Geoff Dembicki
11.14.19
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