Episode 31. Will The Crisis In Australia Be Enough to Convince the World to Act?

In this episode of Eaarth Feels Rose and Christine offer updates on the crisis in Australia and discuss whether the apocalyptic fires, flooding, animal deaths and dust storms in a white, English speaking First World nation are enough for world leaders to finally act decisively to decrease the pollution that is causing the Climate Emergency. The World Economic Forum happening in Davos Switzerland right now is touched on as well, including Greta Thunberg’s address to financial and political leaders.

Recurring segments include:

  • Good news stories
  • Unfreeze Yourself Action Tips
  • Sanity Tip to keep you Calm(er) in the face of Climate Overwhelm

MENTIONED IN THIS EPISODE:

Articles:

Video of dust storm captured by drone:

Articles:

Definition: Greenwashing (as defined by Wikipedia)  is a form of marketing spin in which green PR and green marketing are deceptively used to persuade the public that an organization’s products, aims and policies are environmentally friendly

Good News:

  • Video: Greta Thunberg at Davos

Action Step : 

Check out The Climate Trail, William Volk’s free game played against the backdrop of climate catastophe.

Sanity tip:

From Jen Sincero’s book,  You Are A Badass, ” wake up and declare what you will celebrate today, celebrate ALL of it. Step into that feeling of gratitude for everything