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CommonDreams – Australian Coal’s F#ck You Ensures Profits To Shareholders By Killing Their Grandchildren – 22 April 2014

common-dreamsby Abby Zimet

 

If You Thought Keystone Was Bad Dept: If approved, Keystone will emit about 24.3 million tons of greenhouse gases, or 1.2 billion over its 50-year life. If approved, two mega coalmines in Austraia will emit triple that, or 3.7 billion tons. In honor of that appalling figure and an upcoming National Day of Divestment, action groups have released a terrific new video announcing the coal industry’s new Fuck You policy, a “philosophy where we are able straddle the dichotomy between what we know is true and how we can benefit by ignoring that truth.” Continue reading