Slow news: Irish government announces ‘climate action plan’

The Government plans to “nudge people and businesses to change behavior” in a bid to tackle climate change. Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment Richard Bruton described the plan as “ambitious but realistic”. The plan also includes proposals to eliminate non-recyclable plastic and impose higher fees on the production of materials which are hard…

It starts with a conversation

Debates surrounding climate change or global warming have come to a head.  Over the last number of days the group called the Extinction rebellion (XR) have been protesting in different countries from the UK  to New York in the hopes to utilise a political movement and guard against human extinction and ecological collapse. Lately I…