Abby Martin Confronts Nancy Pelosi Over Pentagon Spending at COP26

US Military Largest consumer of Oil -- 2014 People's Climate March NYC 89

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Abby Martin confronts Speaker Nancy Pelosi about why she presided over a massive increase to the Pentagon budget, a larger polluter than 140 countries combined and exempt from climate negotiations, while touting “historic” progress on climate change at Glasgow’s COP26.

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The Road To A Climate Hell Of >4 Degrees C Is Littered With Untruths, by Andrew Glikson + Greta Thunberg: COP26 Is A Failure

Cop 26 protest

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by Andrew Glikson
Guest Writer, Dandelion Salad
Australia
November 9, 2021

Once again the hopes of billions have been raised only to be shattered, this time by the cruel joke of cop-26, the truth being that “By 2030, governments are planning to extract 110% more fossil fuels than their Paris agreement pledge to limit the temperature increase to 1.5oC above pre-industrial levels would permit.”

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