Is Facebook Video the New Platform for Climate Change Discussion?

by Greg Jarboe
Recently, an old acquaintance of mine wrote an opinion piece in The Boston Globe on climate change, with the assertion that “global warming is not a future threat — it’s the present reality, a menace not to our grandchildren but to our present civilizations". Video creators are also joining the discussion around climate change, highlighting the issue and its consequences to ...Read the full article

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** Sign the petition: https://goo.gl/iGQbWA ** Climate change affects the things we love. But this December we have a huge opportunity. Sign the global petition and ask world leaders to agree to a deal at the COP21 climate conference in Paris. Visit our Tumblr page to find out what else is #OursToLose, and help spread the word to save the things you love: http://goo.gl/oG1D6d Learn how climate change might affect … New York: http://goo.gl/bzcKmj Sports and fitness: http://goo.gl/WmwPuf Fall leaves: http://goo.gl/OXQtPW Chocolate: http://goo.gl/SwQXEg Skiing: http://goo.gl/3fOca4 The ocean: https://goo.gl/uJNSgp New Zealand: http://goo.gl/xxquDf Coral reefs: http://goo.gl/kKceCa Many thanks to the creators who are participating in this campaign. In order of appearance: It’s Okay to be Smart: https://youtube.com/user/itsokaytobesmart Casey Neistat: https://youtube.com/user/caseyneistat Flavia Calina: https://youtube.com/user/Fla1982 Blogilates: https://youtube.com/user/blogilates Finn Harries (JacksGap): https://youtube.com/user/JacksGap FunForLouis: https://youtube.com/user/FunForLouis Marques Brownlee: https://youtube.com/user/marquesbrownlee SORTEDfood: https://youtube.com/user/sortedfood Golden Moustache: http://youtube.com/GoldenMoustacheVideo DeevaJessica: https://youtube.com/user/deevajessica Jamie’s World: https://youtube.com/user/theJamiesWorld Music: "Better Love" by Foxes: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oQBiPwklN_Q Photography: "Between Land and Sea" by Abrar Mohsin With special thanks to the World Resources Institute (http://wri.org) for all their help in the development of this project.