ICELAND: Majority of Icelanders Seriously Concerned About Global Warming


By: Larissa Kyzer/ Iceland Review   Just under 70% of Icelanders are seriously concerned about global warming, RÚV reports. Individuals level of concern about climate issues is, perhaps not unexpectedly, closely related to their political affiliations. These are among the findings of a recent survey on the matter conducted by the firm MMR. Thirty-five percent of respondents […]

Why the General Motors plant closures are good for America and not so good for Donald Trump


Toyota Camry has been the best selling car in America for more than two decades. In the last few years the Honda Accord was the second best selling car in America.    Last year, Toyota and Honda introduced all new versions of the Camry and Accord and while the cars two remain the best selling […]

Fresh Not Frozen: “Paradise Gone”


Eighty seven miles northeast of Sacramento is the City of Paradise. Last night around 6:45 pm “The Camp Fire” Jump a line and destroyed this eighteen square mile city, population 27,000. As of 4am today more than 35,000 people have been evacuated in the area as the fire has not been contained. Six people have […]

Facts Fiction and Don Lemon


Perhaps there would be less outrage if the story was told by Wolf Blitzer or Jake Tapper. There are many white men who are OUTRAGED!!!   Here you have a black man stirring the racist pot.    IF a white man said something about a Black man, they’d lose their jobs.    Megan Kelly lost her […]

Denmark to label food according to effect on climate


New labeling on food packaging will enable consumers in Denmark to see the effect of their shopping on the environment.   Food products will be marked with stickers showing their environmental impact, according to a proposal expected to be included in a new climate package to be presented by the government this week. “We want […]

‘Losing all the glaciers in Switzerland is not that far away’


The Rhône glacier. Photo: Max Schmid/Swiss Tourism By Sean Mowbray/The Local A child born in Switzerland today will likely live to see the turn of the 22nd century. If scientists are right, the views they’ll see will have changed remarkably, writes The Local contributor Sean Mowbray. For one, they will likely shiver less in winter […]

Canada: Trudeau under fire as Trans Mountain pipeline opposition grows


Indigenous leaders and environmentalists march in protest against Morgan’s Trans Mountain pipeline in southern British Columbia [File: Nick Didlick/Reuters]  Canadian PM vows to push through a $5bn oil pipeline project, but indigenous leaders say it ‘will never be built’. By: Jillian Kestler-D’Amours\Al Jazzera Montreal – Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has been widely criticised for vowing to get […]