Scientists Pursue Climate Activism Despite Violent Threats

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Date of Publication: October 24

Year of Publication: 2023

Publication City: Petrolia, CA

Publisher: CounterPunch

Author(s): Stan Cox

Last month, 29 of the world’s prominent scientists published a paper in the journal Science Advances showing conclusively that given the worsening of climate change, biodiversity loss, and five other global emergencies generated by industrial society, “Earth is now well outside of the safe operating space for humanity.” It has been known for years that we are in big trouble, but this paper put an exclamation point on the massive trove of research showing that our species’ abuse of the Earth is causing ecological breakdown. And the world’s rich nations pretend nevertheless that everything is just fine.

This widespread rejection of science didn’t happen spontaneously. It was heavily fertilized by political propaganda.

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