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Words Of Warming

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Words of Warming

Indigenous and environmental groups are fighting the construction of a tar sands pipeline that would cross 200 bodies of water


Words of Warming

It’s receiving investment from some of the most powerful names in oil, gas, and technology

“Words of Warming” curved around a globe with meridians, all in a big circle. The background is an orange-to-red diagonal gradient. A radial motion blur effect and noise have been added.
“Words of Warming” curved around a globe with meridians, all in a big circle. The background is an orange-to-red diagonal gradient. A radial motion blur effect and noise have been added.


WORDS OF WARMING

Massive power outages during the recent Texas storms exposed inequities in the energy grid that run along racial and class lines

“Words of Warming” curved around a globe with meridians, all in a big circle. The background is a blue-to-teal-to-green gradient. A radial motion blur effect and noise have been added.
“Words of Warming” curved around a globe with meridians, all in a big circle. The background is a blue-to-teal-to-green gradient. A radial motion blur effect and noise have been added.


Words of Warming

A first-of-its-kind project led by Harvard scientists is just one example


Words of Warming

Environmental and climate justice groups have broadened the definition of a term originally used by trade unions

“Words of Warming” curved around a globe with meridians, all in a big circle. The background is an orange-to-red diagonal gradient. A radial motion blur effect and noise have been added.
“Words of Warming” curved around a globe with meridians, all in a big circle. The background is an orange-to-red diagonal gradient. A radial motion blur effect and noise have been added.

Definition of just transition


Words of Warming

It’s time to reconceptualize climate change as an injustice to be addressed by law and policy

Definition of climate reparations


Words of Warming

The Biden administration has pledged to address it through federal funding and a new White House council

Definition of environmental racism


Words of Warming

38 governments around the world have declared one

Definition of climate emergency

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