Politically Incorrect: Ignorance is eating animals.

  Evil is eating animals while claiming to love them.     Before the Armory came into being, I was publishing Notes on my Facebook profile which I called political grenades, weapons to be wielded in the war for animal rights. Those modest apothegms and observations have grown to over two thousand grenades and articles.…

‘Climate grief’: The growing emotional toll of climate change

Originally posted on The Extinction Chronicles:
https://www.nbcnews.com/health/mental-health/climate-grief-growing-emotional-toll-climate-change-n946751 Extreme weather and dire climate reports are intensifying the mental health effects of global warming: depression and resignation about the future. The Delta Fire rages in Shasta-Trinity National Forest in California on Sept. 6.Noah Berger / AP file Dec. 24, 2018 / 2:35 AM PST By Avichai Scher When…

Earth Has Seen CO2 Spike Before. It Didn’t End Well.

Originally posted on The Extinction Chronicles:
https://www.bloomberg.com/opinion/articles/2018-12-20/my-15-favorite-nonfiction-books-of-2018 It’s unclear exactly what happened 252 million years ago as the planet warmed, but 90 percent of species went extinct. By Faye Flam December 21, 2018, 8:00 AM PST Humans might avoid their fate. Especially if an asteroid helps out. Photographer: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images Faye Flam is a…