Daily Archives: April 22, 2010

Avatar director James Cameron calls out lawmakers for reluctance to talk in terms of climate change

After speaking last week with lawmakers in Washington, ‘Avatar’ director James Cameron reportedly came away with the sense that they believe an energy and climate bill “will be a nonstarter if even it includes the word ‘climate change’ or ‘sustainability.’” … Continue reading

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Straight Up: Must-read book by Joe Romm of Climate Progress on climate change, policy, and the media

We heard Joe Romm speak with John Podesta at the Center for American Progress on April 19, promoting his new book Straight Up: America‚Äôs Fiercest Climate Blogger Takes on the Status Quo Media, Politicians, and Clean Energy Solutions.  Romm runs … Continue reading

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