Tag: Global Warming

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has announced plans to divest the city's pension fund of fossil fuel investments

New York Mayor Sues Oil Companies Over Bad Weather

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio is suing five major oil companies for causing bad weather in the hope of defraying part of the cost of much needed and ovrdue infrastructure work to protect against severe weather.

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‘Scientific American’: Climate Change May Have Helped Spark Iran’s Protests

A recent article in the Scientific American titled “Climate Change May Have Helped Spark Iran’s Protests” suggests climate – not Iran’s active export of terrorism and neglect of its civilian population – is responsible for the second consecutive week of protests in the Islamic Republic.