USF Hosts “Towards Democracy and Diversity” Summer Seminar

For detailed article on  “Towards Democracy and Diversity” please click on the following link USF Hosts Caribbean Teachers in Democracy Education Effort

You may also  read more about the Teachers’ activities by reading the Seminar Weekly Report (June 29-July 4 )

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  • Want to fight climate change? Have fewer kids - Sacramento Bee July 26, 2017
    Sacramento BeeWant to fight climate change? Have fewer kidsSacramento Bee... but rarely bring into the public light. They'd have to be crazy, right? Hillary Clinton was pilloried when she suggested in 2009 that concerns about climate change had been strangely disconnected from discussions of population and family planning.5 Countries Leading the Fight A […]
  • Ireland's staggering hypocrisy on climate change | Environment ... - The Guardian July 26, 2017
    The GuardianIreland's staggering hypocrisy on climate change | Environment ...The GuardianThe national climate policy is a greenwash – the country is certain to miss its 2020 emissions target and still handing out drilling licences.Ireland's "hypocrisy on climate change" has been put on very public ...JOEClimate Change Advisory Council : […]
  • Climate change threatens 'Himalayan Viagra' fungus, and a way of life - The Guardian July 26, 2017
    The GuardianClimate change threatens 'Himalayan Viagra' fungus, and a way of lifeThe GuardianA Himalayan fungus used in Chinese medicine, which underpins the livelihoods of communities of harvesters in Nepal, is under the threat due to climate change. Harvesting the Cordyceps sinensis fungus, called 'yarsha gumba' in Nepal, provides a ...
  • Climate change: Al Gore gets inconvenient again - Nature.com July 26, 2017
    Nature.comClimate change: Al Gore gets inconvenient againNature.comHe also became the preferred punchbag for climate-change cynics in search of a straw man. Gore is such a towering, seemingly unassailable figure in this arena that critics have gone after him with all guns blazing. As Tom Toles and I noted in our book ...Is Climate Change Real? Al Gore Answer […]
  • Analysis: Non-White Mass. Voters More Troubled By Climate Change Than White Voters - WBUR July 26, 2017
    WBURAnalysis: Non-White Mass. Voters More Troubled By Climate Change Than White VotersWBURMassachusetts voters are more concerned than ever about climate change. That's according to a WBUR poll released earlier this summer, which found more of the state's voters than ever believe climate change is real, already underway and likely to bring ...
  • In 1968, Utility Companies Learned About Climate Change—and Did Nothing - Mother Jones July 26, 2017
    Mother JonesIn 1968, Utility Companies Learned About Climate Change—and Did NothingMother JonesThe new report, published by the watchdog Energy & Policy Institute, contains dozens of internal documents unearthed from the archives of utility industry associations that initially funded research into climate change, but later opposed efforts to ...Watchdog […]
  • 'Hit First And Worst': Region's Communities Of Color Brace For Climate Change Impacts - WBUR July 26, 2017
    WBUR'Hit First And Worst': Region's Communities Of Color Brace For Climate Change ImpactsWBURThe consequences of climate change, experts say, will disproportionately affect low-income communities and communities of color. And those same communities often already are located among environmental hazards like trash incinerators, fuel storage ...
  • Heartland's '6 Reasons To Be A Climate-Change Skeptic' Are Six Demonstrable Falsehoods - Forbes July 26, 2017
    ForbesHeartland's '6 Reasons To Be A Climate-Change Skeptic' Are Six Demonstrable FalsehoodsForbesIt's no secret that the opinions of working climate scientists and that of the general public differ tremendously when it comes to the question of global warming. Is the Earth warming? Are humans the primary cause of that warming? Is that war […]
  • Corn Could Be Major Victim of Climate Change - Bloomberg July 26, 2017
    BloombergCorn Could Be Major Victim of Climate ChangeBloombergThe weather has always been an unpredictable element of agriculture, but climate change is expected to make matters significantly worse. Determining how much worse has historically been a challenge. A new study, however, says climate-induced drought ...and more »
  • Climate change blamed as EU's forest fires treble in 2017 - euronews July 26, 2017
    euronewsClimate change blamed as EU's forest fires treble in 2017euronewsExperts have blamed climate change for the rise, saying it has extended the traditional wildfire season and increased the frequency of blazes. They have warned Europe's forest fires will rage more often in the future and engulf new areas. Portugal ...

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