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Climate Change Metaphors:  
Pipe dream: “Why lunch counters? Getting served coffee won’t end racism!”

Tar Sands Coalition shot past their goal of 500,000 messages to Congress in 7 hours.

Pundits who grouse that blocking the pipeline won’t curb emissions may know something about oil, but they know nothing about social change.

Republicans in Congress are trying to resurrect the tar sands pipeline  that President Obama nixed after the House forced an early decision.    Most of them question the reality of man-made climate change altogether.

But off Capitol Hill, some analysts who accept climate science still say, “This is the wrong issue, Continue reading