Time to rethink our relationship to nature
The impact of our modern societies on natural ecosystems is colossal and environmental indicators do not show any type of a breather.
Manchin is calling for a strategic pause in Democratic efforts to rush through a multi-trillion-dollar reconciliation bill to have it on the President’s desk within weeks. The climate-related provisions of the reconciliation bill, together with those in the $1.2 trillion infrastructure program passed by the Senate in August and awaiting House action, would be the most comprehensive package of integrated energy and environmental policies and programs in US history.
Social and racial justice are prerequisites to the positive changes we want to see in the climate sector. Every climate activist and organization must realize that racial issues are interconnected with climate change, making it necessary to incorporate into the climate movement.