Your Tuesday Morning Collapse

West Antarctica begins to destabilize with ‘intense unbalanced melting’

Post-Olympics Rio descends into gang fuelled violence

Tax meat and dairy to cut emissions and save lives, study urges: Surcharges of 40% on beef and 20% on milk would compensate for climate damage and deter people from consuming as much unhealthy food

Germany wants to STOP refugees from reaching Europe as the country continues to struggle

Tesco Bank suspends ‘all transactions’ as 20,000 customers lose money after hack attack

NATO air strike in Kunduz kills 30 civilians (including women, children and babies)

French bishops beg forgiveness from paedophilia victims – pleaded for forgiveness for the “guilty silence” of the Catholic Church following months of damaging revelations over the sexual abuse of children by priests

The Ogallala Aquifer: Saving a Vital U.S. Water Source – Scientific American

Chinese companies look at new opportunities in Angola

If countries fail to sharply rein in emissions of global warming pollutants, coastal cities are likely to see the fastest rate of sea level rise in human history before the end of the current century.

Naomi Klein is wrong on the policy that could change everything

The British Columbia Carbon Tax: A Failed Experiment in Market-Based Solutions to Climate Change – British Columbia’s carbon tax has been held up as a climate success, but an analysis of the province’s emissions under the tax tells another story

Leaving Paradise

Far From Turning a Corner, Global CO2 Emissions Still Accelerating

While the Northern Hemisphere is on the brink of an all out nuclear war, UN Scientists are more worried about the Earth warming up more than 2 degrees after 2020

Privatizing nature, outsourcing governance: the economics of …

Massive hydroelectricity project planned for Indonesian Borneo

For the palm oil industry, ‘engagement’ means turning a blind eye to deforestation

Most illegal ivory comes from recently killed elephants: new study

Big Oil Ponies Up One Billion For COP22 Seat

The Era Of Climate Migration Meets Violent Borders

Winter is Coming for Refugees in Greece (HRW)

Vote As If Your Life Depended On It… Because It Does (Zuesse)
What’s Driving The Recent Slump In US Imports? (WS)
Portrait of the American Debt Slave, as of Q3 (WS)
China’s Exports -7.3%, Imports -1.4%, on ‘Tepid Global Demand’ (BBG)
China’s Investors Get Creative About Capital Controls (BBG)
Yuan Heads Toward Six-Year Low as Capital Outflows Fuel Weakness (BBG)
Cash Is Still King in Japan, and That is a Problem for the BOJ
In “Seismic Shift”, Saudis Halt Egypt Oil Supplies As Cairo Turns To Iran (ZH)

 

 

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