Source: Democracy Now!

All the news from Democracy Now! [ 3004 news items | Now showing page 1 of 151 ]

6

Rating

Key Architect of Paris Climate Accord: "We Cannot Combat Climate Change with More Coal"

For more on the final assessment of this year's U.N. climate summit, we speak with one of the key architects of the landmark 2015 Paris climate deal, Manuel Pul...   [ continue reading...]

4

Rating

Activists Condemn Failure of COP23 to Address Interrelated Crises of Climate, Energy & Inequality

On the last day of the United Nations climate summit in Bonn, Germany, we get a wrap-up on negotiations. This year is the first COP since President Trump vowed...   [ continue reading...]

4

Rating

Tom Goldtooth: Carbon Trading is "Fraudulent" Scheme to Privatize Air & Forests to Permit Pollution

In South Dakota, the energy company TransCanada says it shut down part of its pipeline Thursday after a rupture spilled 210,000 gallons of oil in a field near A...   [ continue reading...]

4

Rating

"Keep It in the Ground": As COP23 Ends, Activists Protest at Europe's Largest Open-Pit Coal Mine

Throughout the United Nations climate summit in Bonn, Germany, activists have been protesting against fossil fuels. Early this morning, Democracy Now! drove abo...   [ continue reading...]

3

Rating

Headlines for November 17, 2017

House Approves Tax Cuts That Would Overwhelmingly Benefit the Rich, Sen. Al Franken, Photographed Groping Woman in 2006, Apologizes, Keystone Pipeline Spills 21...   [ continue reading...]

6

Rating

Zimbabwe in Limbo As Military Seizes Control & Places President Mugabe Under House Arrest

In Zimbabwe, longtime leader Robert Mugabe remains under house arrest and is reportedly refusing to resign as president after the country's military seized Parl...   [ continue reading...]

5

Rating

Nigerian Environmental Activist: Displacement from Climate Change Contributed to Rise of Boko Haram

Broadcasting from the United Nations climate summit in Bonn, Germany, we speak with Nigerian environmental activist Nnimmo Bassey about global warming in Africa...   [ continue reading...]

3

Rating

African Activist Slams Trump for Reversing Ban on Elephant Trophies from Hunts in Zimbabwe & Zambia

The Trump administration will allow American trophy hunters to import the bodies of elephants they kill in Zimbabwe and Zambia, reversing a ban put in place by...   [ continue reading...]

3

Rating

Activists at COP23 Decry Companies & Corporate Sponsors Pushing Fossil Fuel as Energy Solution

While representatives from nearly 200 nations have gathered here in Bonn, Germany, they're not the only ones flocking to the city for this year's U.N. climate s...   [ continue reading...]

3

Rating

Migration Expert Urges Immediate Action as Millions Are Already Displaced by Climate Change

Researchers here at Bonn warn Pacific Islanders may be among the first to be forced to migrate due to climate change, as sea level rise threatens to make whole...   [ continue reading...]

3

Rating

Headlines for November 16, 2017

Zimbabwe: President Mugabe Under House Arrest, Refuses to Step Down, More Women Accuse Alabama Senate Candidate Roy Moore of Sexual Misconduct, California: Body...   [ continue reading...]

6

Rating

Pacific Climate Warriors Roll Out Anti-Coal "Red Carpet" for Angela Merkel at U.N. Climate Talks

Broadcasting from the U.N. climate summit in Bonn, Germany, we look at protests underway against oil, coal, gas and nuclear power. Indian activists are demonstr...   [ continue reading...]

6

Rating

Special Report from the Occupied Forest: Meet Activists Fighting Europe's Largest Open-Pit Coal Mine

Reporting from COP23 in Bonn, Germany, Democracy Now! travels to the nearby blockade of the Hambach coal mine, the largest open-pit coal mine in Europe. Activis...   [ continue reading...]

6

Rating

Trump Climate Adviser Tells Democracy Now! Coal Needs a "Level Playing Field" at U.N. Climate Talks

This year's U.N. climate summit in Bonn, Germany, marks the first climate conference since President Donald Trump vowed to pull the United States out of the lan...   [ continue reading...]

5

Rating

Headlines for November 15, 2017

Zimbabwe: Emmerson Mnangagwa Named Interim Leader as Mugabe Deposed, Senate Tax Bill Would End Health Insurance Mandate, In Reversal, AG Sessions Says He Now Re...   [ continue reading...]

3

Rating

Scientists Issue Dire Warning on Climate Change & Key Researcher Urges "Changes in How We Live"

At COP23, the International Energy Agency predicts U.S. oil production is expected to grow an an unparalleled rate in the coming years—even as the majorit...   [ continue reading...]

7

Rating

"Climate Apartheid": South African Climate Activist Kumi Naidoo Slams Inequality at U.N. Summit

As the U.N. climate summit gets underway in Bonn, Germany, African negotiators, activists and youth are particularly vocal about the need for urgent action to m...   [ continue reading...]

4

Rating

1st Female President of the Marshall Islands & Her Poet Daughter: We Need Climate & Nuclear Justice

This year's U.N. climate summit is known as the first "Islands COP," with Fiji presiding over the event, but hosting it in Bonn, Germany, because of the logisti...   [ continue reading...]

4

Rating

Headlines for November 14, 2017

Death Toll from Iran-Iraq Earthquake Rises to Over 540, Puerto Rico Seeks $94 Billion from Federal Gov't for Hurricane Recovery, Fifth Woman Accuses Senate Cand...   [ continue reading...]

3

Rating

Kumi Naidoo: United Nations Shouldn't "Pander to Madness That Comes Out of the Trump Administration"

South African activist Kumi Naidoo joins us at COP23 to discuss the U.S. presence at this year's U.N. climate summit. "The U.N. cannot continue to pander to the...   [ continue reading...]

theNewsCollective 3.0 is a customisable news aggregation and search service.

You can get all your non-mainstream news at one location — customisable by a wide list of news sources.

theNewsCollective attempts to give 'air time' to views that much of the advertising-sponsored corporate media often ‘wilfully’ ignores. You will find a range of independent, alternate, marginalised, even dissenting, voices here. More...

Popular tags:

Abortion | Afghanistan | Agriculture | Al-Qaeda | Atrocities | Austerity | Bangladesh | Bankers | Bernie Sanders | Black Lives Matter | Brazil | Brexit | CIA | Caste | China | Civil liberties | Climate change | Congo | Congress | Consumer Advocacy | Corporation | Crime | Cybersecurity | Dalit | Democracy | Democrats | Department of Justic | Diplomacy | Dollar | Donald Trump | Economic crisis | Economics | Egypt | Elections | Environment | Europe | European Union | FBI | Fascism | Finance | Foreign policy | France | Germany | Global warming | Greece | Guantanamo | Hamas | Hate Crime | Healthcare | Hezbollah | Hillary Clinton | Homeland Security | Human Rights | IMF | ISI | ISIS | India | Inequality | Iran | Iraq | Islam | Islamophobia | JNU | Jihad | Jordan | Kurdistan | Kuwait | LGBT | Labour | Lebanon | Media | Medicare | Middle East | Muslim Brotherhood | Myanmar | NATO | NSA | National security | Natural gas | Neoconservatism | Neoliberalism | Netherlands | Nigeria | North Korea | Norway | Nuclear issues | Oil | Osama Bin Laden | Pakistan | Palestine-Israel | Pollution | Poverty | Prohibition | Propaganda | Qatar | RSS | Racism | Refugees | Religion | Renewable Energy | Republicans | Resistance | Russia | Saudi Arabia | Sedition | Social Security | Social media | Somalia | South Africa | Spain | Sudan | Supreme Court | Sustainability | Sweden | Switzerland | Syria | TPP | Taliban | Tea Party | Terrorism | Torture | Tunisia | Turkey | UAE | United Kingdom | United Nations | Venezuela | Vietnam | Wall Street | War crimes | War on Drugs | War on Terror | WikiLeaks | Xenophobia | Yemen |

RSS: thenewscollective.org   RSS Feed

theNewsCollective 3.0 is a customisable news aggregation and search service. You can get all your non-mainstream news at one location. This is an beta release of an experimental, not-for-profit, project. More...

design + code: impellio.com

Home / RSS / About