The Climate Alarms Are Blaring — Are People Not Hearing Them? 

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 18 Sep 2020 01:32:57 +0000

As the fires on the US West Coast grow more intense, and as thousands flee their homes, one has to wonder — are we unable to perceive the climate’s warning signs or are we, as a species, truly this parasitic

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California Relies on Incarcerated Women to Fight Wildfires. Then it Abandons Them.

Credit to Author: Lauren Kaori Gurley| Date: Fri, 18 Sep 2020 19:11:45 GMT

The state’s desperate pleas for firefighters overlooks the fact that institutional barriers are preventing thousands of formerly incarcerated women and people of color with firefighting experience from working as full-time professional firefighters.

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