Category Archives: COP 16

Why UNCOP 21 Paris Matters for the Faith Community and the World

World leaders, environmentalists, faith leaders and activists will soon gather in Paris, a city so recently plagued with violence and terrorism, to create a framework to reduce the grave dangers of escalating climate change. I served as a Jewish faith … Continue reading

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“A Call to Mothers: Time to be Up in Arms to Protect Your Children!” The EPA’s Clean Air Act Threatened by the U.S. Congress and Industry

Mothers: it is time to be up in arms.  The laws that protect the health of our children are under direct assault by industry.  Three insidious bills are now pending before a shamefully receptive Congress to gut the Clean Air … Continue reading

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United States Religious Leaders Honor the Moral Ascendancy of the Environmental Protection Agency

 National Religious Coalition on Creation Care Awards EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson “Steward of Creation Award” for progress on clean air, clean water and atmospheric pollution reduction in the midst of several attempts by congress to erode EPA authority. Washington, … Continue reading

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G20 World Religious Leaders’ Statement on A Sustainable World Economy and Economic Prosperity

GLOBAL PEACE INITIATIVE OF WOMEN Concluding Statement: G20 World Forum of Religious and Spiritual Leaders Seoul, South Korea, December 2010 We, a group of religious and spiritual leaders from around the world, representing the Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Humanist, Jewish, Muslim, … Continue reading

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Spirituality, Sustainability and A Global Consciousness

One of my late teachers, Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel, once said:  “The modern person behaves as if the sole purpose of the universe were to satisfy their needs.”  His challenge:  “we must not give in to that reality, but rather … Continue reading

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White House Climate Rally to Influence UN COP16 Cancun Talks

Rabbi Warren Stone speech at Climate Rally

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Cancun: UN COP16 Leaders Urged to Act on Climate Change

Climate Change Impacting World’s Most Vulnerable Nation’s Fresh Water: World Leaders at Economic Summit and UN Climate Talks Urged to Act Preeminent climate scientist and noted environmental leaders speak out on behalf of the Kiribati Nation, calling upon world leaders … Continue reading

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