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Wildfires

One continuously hears from the timber industry and its allies that the present occurrence of large wildfires is primarily the result of 100 years of ‘fire suppression’ and thus ‘abnormal’…

Wildfires in Algeria

As Turkey and Greece recorded significantly lower death tolls than Algeria in the face of similarly widespread and intense wildfires, Algerians started to question why their state has been unable…

Wildfires and politics

As the US West Coast struggled to contain unprecedented wildfires, Donald Trump maintained that science really doesn’t know the root cause of this devastation. Before we dismiss this as another…

Violence And Wildfires

Violence and wildfires

“They take advantage of that opportunity and they shoot into a crowd, no matter who they hit.” The news this past weekend emerging from my fair city, Chicago, felt like…

Children come first

Climate change challenges are unprecedented across the world, affecting every region equally regardless of contribution to global warming. As human activities keep changing the planetary environment day by day, floods,…

Save the children

Climate crises negatively impact everyone indiscriminately. Disasters caused by climate change affect women, the elderly and children across the globe. The threats of climate change to the lives of children…

Building trust

THERE is no doubt that climate change is one of humanity’s most complex challenges and needs to be urgently tackled. But is the world faltering in forging a cohesive response?…