Responses to Copenhagen

Firstly, a 1962 advert in which ESSO boasts of it’s power to melt icebergs!

Rob Edwards quotes James Curran (Head of Science at the Scottish Environment Protection Agency) response in The Herald

George Monbiot in The Guardian sum­mar­ises what happened at Copenhagen.

A pub­lic rela­tions expert explains to Americans why Obama can­’t really do any­thing about health­care, cli­mate change, etc unless (as Monbiot says above) people who care get organ­ised, get act­ive and make it happen.

A sum­mary of what’s in the accord from Climate Code Red, an Australian per­spect­ive

Joss Garman of Greenpeace and Plane Stupid responds to Copenhagen.

Johann Hari’s response in The Independent.

The Historian Jeremy Brechner responds on znet.

Mike Small responds on Bella Caledonia

Bill McKibben of the cam­paign at the end, and earli­er when he was still work­ing flat out in hope and in tears.

… and finally

Ben Brangwyn (of Transition Network and Transition Totness) response from earli­er in the week …

… and I’ve just found a great piece by Shaun Chamberlin on car­bon off­set­ting and the value of money with some excel­lent cartoons …

see also my earli­er blog from the Copenhagen Climate Change march

Justin (justinken­rick AT

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