Tag Archives: climate change

Climate Change’s Changing Cultural Meme

By Carol Pierson Holding   The prevailing wisdom has been that there’s very little we can actually do about climate change. Even environmentalists are prone to admit, after strenuously arguing the opposite, that there is little hope given the amount … Continue reading

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8 Pieces of Advice on Sustainability Entrepreneurship

CSRHub Cofounder Cynthia Figge shared her thoughts at Founders’ Friday sponsored by Women 2.0.   Relentless, Filled With Hope   I have been an entrepreneur since I could first conceive of business. I cofounded my college’s Coop and with the … Continue reading

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No News Is Bad News for Climate Change Action

By Carol Pierson Holding   The top story on my Thursday’s New York Times mobile edition was titled “U.N. Says Lag in Confronting Climate Woes Will be Costly.” Surely the newspaper wouldn’t feature a story that prominently on an issue … Continue reading

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Shift Happens

By Carol Pierson Holding   When I heard in late December that Bill McKibben had written another article for Rolling Stone, I was thrilled. His July 2012 piece for that publication — “Global Warming’s Terrifying Math” — started a firestorm. … Continue reading

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Assigning Corporate Blame for Global Warming Now Possible

By Carol Pierson Holding   Three recent headlines offer disturbing news to climate advocates. Together, they show catastrophic aggression from the fossil fuel producers.   First, Huffington Post reported on predictions from the International Energy Agency (IEA) that the U.S. … Continue reading

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