Fires, climate change, in Brazil, worldwide

This 25 September 2019 video says about itself:

Powerful Forces Cause Fires in Brazil, Beyond the Amazon

The policies of Brazil‘s right-wing president Jair Bolsonaro are provoking more forest fires and deforestation, not only in the Amazon rainforest. Environmental activists are now trying to counter the trend by engaging in reforestation.

This 22 September 2019 video says about itself:

Brazilian climate scientist Alexandre Costa speaks about the need for climate change to be treated as an emergency by the world’s governments.

This 25 September 2019 video from the USA says about itself:

Our house is on fire. Our forests are on fire. Our politics are on fire.

What is the connection between the far right and the crisis on our planet?

The climate strikes in September 2019, especially with youth and the speech from Greta Thunberg focus on climate change.

Is Green New Deal a single policy for climate change?

Naomi Klein joined Thom in the studio to work it all out.

2 thoughts on “Fires, climate change, in Brazil, worldwide

  1. Pingback: Californian Pacific Gas and Electric blackouts, wildfires | Dear Kitty. Some blog

  2. Pingback: Australian bushfire survivor interviewed | Dear Kitty. Some blog

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.