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Climate Change Messages Are Hitting The Mainstream – But They Could Be Much Stronger

Over the past twelve months, governments have made enormous progress in working towards climate change solutions. The historic international agreement reached in Paris at COP 21, unprecedented bilateral agreements made between China and the United States to reduce emissions, President Obama’s Clean Power Plan focusing on transitioning to renewables in states and regions, and even […]

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Climate Change Takes Center Stage at the Oscars

On Sunday night, five-time Oscar nominee Leonardo DiCaprio finally got the nod. In his acceptance speech for the Best Actor award, he took the opportunity to draw attention to an issue he’s deeply passionate about – climate change. He told the program’s 34 million viewers that he witnessed the effects of climate change first-hand while […]

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Celebrity Eco-Influence in 2011

Celebrities’ influence on public behavior is strong in America. Therefore, when a celebrity does something, good or bad, in relation to to the environment, people may be swayed to follow similar practices. The below article from TreeHugger lists the best and worst examples of eco-related actions by stars in 2011.   The 7 Biggest Celebrity […]

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