“Science doesn't care if we’re first in the nation… better than bad isn't good enough when it comes to climate.”
It’s up to you, because “people in power give lip service to the seriousness of the climate crisis, and then they continue to invest in new fossil fuel infrastructure.”
Human unwillingness to surmount the pandemic means it’s unlikely we will stop global warming
“In Boston, when we talk about bold, systemic changes, the barriers are never about resources. The barrier is always our political will.”
Somerville’s path to realizing carbon neutrality requires the concerted effort of City government and Somerville residents working together.
Environmental organizations and individual activists invited to submit opinion articles for publication
The measure sets the stage for a transformation of the state’s economy.
“It’s just shocking to me for Massachusetts, the state that puts itself forward as this paragon of democracy. Those are just fundamental building blocks of a democratic society.”
Robinson also passionately advocates direct democracy and popular participation in small scale, but he is oddly reserved about capitalism, which underlies climate change and prevents action to abate it.
As lawmakers consider Baker’s amendments to climate bill, the fight for environmental justice continues.