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Temperatures in 2016 Are Already Near COP21 Limit

Published on Truthout, 26 April 2016.

The first three months of 2016 have been so warm that global temperatures are already nearing the limit set at the COP21 climate conference, whose international commitments haven’t even been ratified by its signatory countries yet. There is no evidence to lead us to believe that these dramatic planetary warming trends will not continue unabated.

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Six Years Later, Worried Gulf Residents to Hold Online Town Hall on BP Spill Health Impacts

Published on Truthout, 19 April 2016.

BP’s catastrophic oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010 left untold numbers of people sick, and many remain ill. Residents from six states are holding a live-streamed town hall to bring attention to their concerns about the ongoing human health impacts of BP’s disaster.

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