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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  • Climate Change Conversations Are Targeted in Questionnaire to Energy Department - New York Times December 10, 2016
    New York TimesClimate Change Conversations Are Targeted in Questionnaire to Energy DepartmentNew York TimesWASHINGTON — President-elect Donald J. Trump's transition team has circulated an unusual 74-point questionnaire at the Department of Energy that requests the names of all employees and contractors who have attended climate change policy ...Trump Tr […]
  • On climate change and the economy, we're trapped in an idiotic netherworld - The Guardian December 10, 2016
    On climate change and the economy, we're trapped in an idiotic netherworldThe GuardianThis week was a prime example of how economics and, by extension, politics doesn't cope very well with the issue of climate change. The news that Australia economy went backwards in the September quarter was greeted with alarm by politicians and then ...and more » […]
  • Inside Christy Clark's climate change brinksmanship - Macleans.ca December 10, 2016
    Macleans.caInside Christy Clark's climate change brinksmanshipMacleans.caIt sure looked like an effective display of brinksmanship. Late in the Dec. 9 meeting between Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the premiers on climate change, B.C.'s Christy Clark walked out and told reporters she wouldn't be signing Trudeau's vaunted ...Biden Urges […]
  • Al Gore's new climate change movie arrives just in time - Washington Post December 10, 2016
    Washington PostAl Gore's new climate change movie arrives just in timeWashington PostNot so fast. Three days after that meeting, Trump named Scott Pruitt, Oklahoma's attorney general — and a climate change skeptic, who is currently suing the Environmental Protection Agency — to head that agency, provoking outrage from environmentalists.Climate chan […]
  • Environmental groups accuse Trump of 'head-fake' on climate change - Business Insider December 9, 2016
    Business InsiderEnvironmental groups accuse Trump of 'head-fake' on climate changeBusiness InsiderFor about a week, some environmentalists maintained hope that President-elect Donald Trump might moderate his views on climate change. The man who formerly called climate change a "Chinese hoax" acknowledged to The New York Times earlier this […]
  • Trump Team Asks Energy Dept. Employees About Involvement In Climate Change Work - NPR December 10, 2016
    Trump Team Asks Energy Dept. Employees About Involvement In Climate Change WorkNPRThe Trump transition team is asking which Department of Energy employees have been involved in climate change talks. A long questionnaire sent to agency employees is raising concerns. SCOTT SIMON, HOST: The Trump transition team is asking who at ...
  • Donald Trump's Interior Secretary Pick Doesn't Want to Combat Climate Change - Mother Jones December 9, 2016
    Mother JonesDonald Trump's Interior Secretary Pick Doesn't Want to Combat Climate ChangeMother JonesOn Friday the Wall Street Journal reported that Donald Trump has chosen Washington Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, chair of the House Republican Conference, to be his secretary of interior. The Interior Department is responsible for three-quarters of th […]
  • Leonardo DiCaprio, Trump talk climate change - CNN December 8, 2016
    CNNLeonardo DiCaprio, Trump talk climate changeCNNOn the same day of his meeting with DiCaprio, Trump tapped Oklahoma attorney general Scott Pruitt -- a climate change denier -- to head the Environmental Protection Agency. Pruitt is an opponent of many of the Obama EPA's environmental regulations, and ...Leonardo DiCaprio talks climate change with Donal […]
  • Eye On Weather: Ski Resorts Preparing For Impacts Of Climate Change - CBS Local December 11, 2016
    Eye On Weather: Ski Resorts Preparing For Impacts Of Climate ChangeCBS LocalBOSTON (CBS) – Many people have a passion for winter sports. So WBZ-TV wanted to find out if the ski industry is concerned about all this talk about climate change and, if so, how it is adapting. Several skiers and industry representatives talked about ...and more »
  • On Lennox Island, no one debates whether climate change is real - CBC.ca December 10, 2016
    CBC.caOn Lennox Island, no one debates whether climate change is realCBC.caLennox Island is a small Mi'kmaq community of 450 people off the coast of P.E.I. It's also a kind of canary in the coal mine when it comes to climate change. Rising sea levels, storm surges and coastal erosion threaten its very existence; an estimated ...

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