Greenland is melting faster than the upper-end of the IPCC's projections which suggests 1. we need new models 2. alarmism is reality 3. we need a rapid transformation in social and economic systems to stop earth tumbling down a hothouse pathway. Graph sourced from @Lacertko@twitter.com
All chocolate is American chocolate now. #SixWordHorrorStory
Inside the masked face of Hong Kong's protests https://aje.io/3l7a8
Rapid population growth is a temporary episode that comes to an end, for countries and for the world as a whole.
In my new post I’m looking at how the 3 century period of rapid global population growth will end https://ourworldindata.org/world-population-growth-past-future
Thanks, mouthpiece of the regime responsible for the pre-olympic gay pogroms.
Riot police separate right-wing activists from #LGBT ‘Equality Parade' parade in #Poland
If Johnson doesn’t want a Scot as his PM, surely Scotland could decide they don’t want an English person as their PM? It’s only fair and equitable after all, no?
FYI, whatsapp uses end to end encryption. This means there only two parties - sender and receiver. Whatsapp aren't a third party responsible for scrambling and unscrambling your message. It's almost impossible for them to read message content. https://twitter.com/ABCthedrum/status/1140904790353821696
There are hopeless struggles, and casualties and setbacks in victorious ones.
No one expects you to win all the time.
But history expects you to fight. Not for any cause though, but for what is good and decent in this world. https://twitter.com/medievalguy/status/1140608978700967937
On 16 June, 75 years ago, the gestapo dragged twenty-six members of the French Resistance into a darkened field between villages. As they were organized into small groups for the firing squad, a 16 year old boy wept, asking if it would hurt. This man was beside him. 1/x
Also: Turn that loud music down, get a haircut, job. https://twitter.com/abcnews/status/1140910570545090561
1st they came for the whistleblowers & i said nothing because i wasn’t a whistleblower. Then they came for the publishers. Then for the journalists, the protesters, anti-war activists... When they came for us there was no one left to speak. Free Assange. http://www.famous-quote.net/germany-came-first-communists-didnt-speak-wasnt-communist.html
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