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Gore Tells Senate Committee We Need New Global Climate Treaty

1/28/2009 // By Miles Grant

And we’re live from Union Station in Washington, DC! I just came from Dirksen Senate Office Building, where I was one of about 75 people who didn’t get into today’s Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing featuring Al Gore. Fortunately, Catherine […] Read more >

Having a (Green) Ball

1/27/2009 // By Miles Grant

If you weren’t one of the lucky thousands packed into the National Portrait Gallery last week for the Green Inaugural Ball, you missed the best and greenest party of the year! Musical acts included Will.i.am. (of the Black Eyed Peas), […] Read more >

Power Vote: The Fight For A Clean Energy Economy

10/20/2008 // By Danielle Brigida

Building on the energy created by the Campus Climate Challenge, Power Shift 2007 and the numerous other state climate summits and networks, National Wildlife Federation is working with the Energy Action Coalition to launch a new campaign to unite youth […] Read more >

The Real Enemies: Liberal Media, Pop Culture, Hollywood Elites

3/4/2008 // By Miles Grant

I went to a session at the Heartland Institute’s conference in New York City yesterday called “Climate Change Politics.” Guess what didn’t come up until the Q&A? Politics. So what did the panelists talk about? Those reliable conservative bogeymen, the […] Read more >

The Real Underdogs

3/4/2008 // By Miles Grant

Desperately underfunded and hopelessly outgunned. There’s a real underdog in this climate fight. Think 1980 U.S. hockey team. Think Rocky. It’s ExxonMobil. That’s the consensus here at the Heartland Institute’s global warming denier conference. Ladies and gentlemen, I am not […] Read more >

10 Best Green Stories of 2007

12/28/2007 // By Josh Nelson

Grist has an excellent post called The Top Green Stories of 2007.  While they highlighted some of the biggest news, good and bad, I tried to focus on the most positive developments, some of which didn’t get the media attention […] Read more >

Al Gore’s Presentation in Bali

12/14/2007 // By Larry Schweiger

Check out Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Al Gore’s presentation yesterday in Bali, Indonesia at the climate talks. He speaks to the important role of international treaty negotiations and domestic action in solving the climate crisis. Read more >

Al Gore Accepts Nobel Peace Prize

12/10/2007 // By Larry Schweiger

Today, former Vice President Al Gore accepted the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo, Norway. The speech he delivered was powerful, beautifully composed, and on mark in every way.  Watch his acceptance speech at http://blog.algore.com/2007/12/nobel_prize_acceptance_speech.html. This is a clarion call for […] Read more >

Join Al Gore in Bali

12/8/2007 // By Larry Schweiger

Six days from now, former Vice President Al Gore will be speaking to the international community gathering at Bali, Indonesia to negotiate a global warming treaty. He will carry with him the signatures of everyone who signs a petition indicating […] Read more >

Gore: A Tireless Voice From the Wilderness For the Wilderness

10/12/2007 // By Larry Schweiger

Today the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change and Al Gore were awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for their efforts to address global warming. The National Wildlife Federation asked its staff for reaction to this news. Some of their statements follow: […] Read more >