The COP Chronicles

Social Movements at Paris Climate Talks Refuse to be Collateral Damage to Security Measures

Escrito por  |  1 / December / 2015

On Nov. 19, French authorities announced that under the State of Emergency all protests leading up to and during the COP21 Paris climate talks Nov. 30 to Dec. 12, were cancelled. Protests are defined as gatherings of more than two people with a political motive.

Challenges for COP21 and social movements

Escrito por  |  3 / November / 2015

Global warming, probably the most serious existential threat facing the human species, is the byproduct of the industrial exploitation of fossil fuels. Increasing emissions of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases have driven the world into a climate crisis in which our survival is questionable.

Challenges of the COP21 Paris and Climate Movements

Escrito por  |  25 / August / 2015

The debate is over. Now no one can deny that the world is growing warmer and that it is due to capitalist industrial activity. Or they could deny it, but without any supporting evidence in their favor.