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Confessions of a Climate Change Denier – July 31, 2013

I suppose it wasn’t really until I was standing on the west side of Hoboken, N.J., in water and oil up to my thigh, that climate change really made sense. And it wasn’t until I was out organizing on New York City’s outer beaches after Hurricane Sandy that I understood my sluggishness on climate justice was nothing short of climate change denial.

Mural by the artist Bansky along Regent’s Canal in London. (Flickr/Matt Brown)Flickr/Matt BrownMural by the artist Bansky along Regent’s Canal in London.

It seems like everywhere we turn, we’re being fed the same old climate Armageddon story. You’ve heard it,… more

by: Yotam Merom

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