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The Climate Psychologist

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Blueprint for a Climate Emergency Movement


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Allies, After Donald Trump’s election, we at TCM went back to the drawing board. “How are we going to successfully commence climate mobilization under these insane political conditions?!” we asked. We devoted hundreds of hours to reading, conversation and study…

The Climate Emergency & The Election: A Pathway to WWII-scale Mobilization


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A message from Ezra on the Election: Fellow Mobilizers, I have new article in Common Dreams today about the election. I would be honored if you read it: The Climate Emergency & The Election: A Pathway to WWII-scale Mobilization Here’s my…

Recruiting for Climate Year: Give One Year to Save Civilization


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Allies, We are thrilled to announce our new Climate Year program. As part of our new strategy to ensure that the U.S. federal government commences a WWII-scale climate mobilization to restore a safe climate by July 4, 2017, we are…

Meet me Tuesday in Boulder, CO!


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I will be in Boulder, Colorado this week before my cousin’s wedding this weekend in the mountains. There are so many awesome, brilliant allies in Boulder, that I thought having a little get-together would be productive and fun. Come talk about…

Rising to the Challenge of Our Time, Together: Introducing the Climate Mobilization


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This version, Published in 2/14 is now outdated! Read the updated version, published in 9/14!      Climate change presents us each with a fundamental choice. Will we watch passively as our climate and our civilization collapse around us? Or…

I’m back, and I have news!


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Readers of this blog may have noticed my extended absence. Contrary to how it may appear,  I have not slackened in my dedication to the climate fight! Rather, I have been totally engrossed in the formation of the group The…

Answering the Question of Our Time: Strategy Proposal and Call to Collaboration


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**4/3/14 Update: This document (Answering the Question of Our Time) is now highly outdated. Its greatly-improved sequel, Rising to the Challenge of Our Time, Together, is now available! I highly recommend you read that, instead (Or read both if you…

Divestment: A Small Part of Harvard’s Failure to Lead on Climate Change


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Last week, President Drew Faust announced that Harvard would not be divesting the endowment from fossil fuel investments. While this is a disappointment, it is a small one compared to Harvard’s broader failure to sound the alarm on climate crisis,…

First Strategy Proposal: Ezra on Movement Organization


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I’m very excited to share with everyone the first open-sourced strategy proposal I received for the Human Climate Movement. It is submitted by Ezra (last name: Mystery-man. 🙂 This is a  “partial” proposal; meaning it is an addition to my…

Ready to Get Involved?


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Over the past week I have been contacted by a few readers telling me that they are ready to take the next step and get involved in some way. This is fantastic and extremely encouraging.  I very much want to…

Who Owns the Human Climate Movement? (In which I take another crack at the Romm-Klein spat)


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(For the confused, new readers: Naomi Klein and Joe Romm got into a fracas last week over comments Naomi made in an interview, blaming “Big Green” environmental groups for the country’s sorry emissions record. I offered the couple some “couples therapy,” counseling the pair…

The Moral Imperative of Hope and the Wasteland of Climate Cynicism (W/ Glory Clip)


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Since making The Climate Psychologist public a few days ago, and publishing my article on Living in Climate Truth on Alternet, I have been extremely pleased with readers’ responses. People have engaged in several ways: commenting, emailing me, and sharing…


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