Friday, May 20, 2022

Tag: climate change

Congressional committee looks at climate change impact on farmworkers

The crisis of the continuous warming of the Earth is having an increasingly detrimental effect on farmworkers across the country, including in Florida, advocates...

Coral Gables declares climate emergency

After months of pressure from climate-action groups like Fridays for Future Miami, Coral Gables commissioners declared a climate emergency today.  Their vote followed a speech...

Climate gentrification in Little Haiti, part 3 (video story included)

Located inside the Little Haiti Cultural Center, there’s a small shop with gifts and jewelry originally from Haiti. Its owner, Mimi Sanon-Jules, used to...

Environmental activists protest, get arrested, during holiday season

As the holiday season begins, South Florida environmental organizations are protesting the consumption of animal products and the burning of fossil fuels, as well...

Climate gentrification in Little Haiti, part 2 (video story included)

For Part 1 of this series, click here. Climate change gentrification is changing Miami real estate values, according to new research. Developers looking for houses...

Students strike for climate action

Sparked by an international movement that began in Europe, hundreds of thousands young people in the United States and abroad walked out of school...

Groups address climate change and economics

With ever increasing changes in climate patterns, federal agencies and non-profit groups in Washington, D.C., have been looking at ways to address the issue....