Great Strides Toward Renewable Energy Despite Trump’s Withdrawal from the Paris Agreement

Despite President Trump’s recent announcement about backing out of the Paris Climate Agreement or the subsidies for fossil fuels being higher than those for ‘green energy’, the world and even America are making strides toward adopting renewable energy. By Victoria Womersley The Renewable Energies Policy Network for the 21st Century (REN21) states that the global … Continue reading Great Strides Toward Renewable Energy Despite Trump’s Withdrawal from the Paris Agreement

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Heartening reactions to the London attack: top 5 photos.

In this time of unrest and anxiety, we have complied a list of reactions we believe highlight the greatness in British attitudes. By Molly Newhouse This guy won't let terror run his life! 2. Respect and solidarity is shown to those who lost their lives- flowers are left at the scene. 3. Sadiq Khan, the London … Continue reading Heartening reactions to the London attack: top 5 photos.

Am I really furious about Mr Trump’s decision to quit the Paris Climate Change Agreement?

At first glance, Riche could only feel indignation at Trump's dismissal of the Paris Climate agreement, but as he delves deeper, he realises that this rebutted anger can be channelled into something positive. Opinion piece by Jean-Pierre Riche. After such a long process over the years to reach an agreement in Paris COP 21, and setting … Continue reading Am I really furious about Mr Trump’s decision to quit the Paris Climate Change Agreement?

Message from the world: climate change cannot be ignored

After Trump pulled out of the 2015 Paris Climate Agreement, many have been wondering if all hope is lost? We've complied a list of some main people who have spoken out and shown that climate change cannot be ignored. By Molly Newhouse   Here are some condemnations of Trump's decision to pull out: Angela Merkel: said, "We … Continue reading Message from the world: climate change cannot be ignored

People Power is the Key to Fighting Climate Change

  According to Thompson Reuters Foundation, last week ex-President Obama said that while politicians can guide climate change policies, it’s the businessmen seeking to cut on energy consumption and waste, or mothers taking action out of concern for the future of their children that can make a real difference. By Victoria Womersley Is Obama right? … Continue reading People Power is the Key to Fighting Climate Change

UKIP prioritises safety by cancelling rally

Following a fight at a mini-rally, a larger UKIP rally in Hartlepool was cancelled.   The Leader of UKIP was going to be present at the larger rally, but it is clear UKIP have decided that it may not be safe. It is great to see political parties putting safety concerns at the forefront in … Continue reading UKIP prioritises safety by cancelling rally