**‘All the trees have died’: Iraqis face intensifying water crisis**
"Iraqis struggle to cope with depleted water resources, exacerbated by climate change and disputes with neighbours."
Here is a graph showing the success of all the global CO2 reduction initiatives
**Climate change and human error shrivel Greek agriculture**
"Climate change is now compounding decades of water mismanagement and unsustainable farming practices."
**Israel approves about 3,000 settler homes in occupied West Bank**
"Palestinian Authority rejects Israel's decision, urges international community to take 'decisive stance'."
Decades of disinformation by fossil fuels halted US climate policy - https://www.npr.org/2021/10/27/1047583610/once-again-the-u-s-has-failed-to-take-sweeping-climate-action-heres-why
Tens of millions of filthy, used medical gloves imported into the US - https://lite.cnn.com/en/article/h_d40465d82e17ebe6c44736dc91cfb6fe
**Fossil fuel producers’ plans far exceed 1.5C climate target**
"UNEP's Production Gap report finds countries plan to produce some 110 percent more fossil fuels in 2030."
Study: Recycled Lithium Batteries as Good as Newly Mined - https://spectrum.ieee.org/recycled-batteries-good-as-newly-mined
Data privacy isn't just an issue for individuals - it's an issue for exploited/oppressed nations. Nations (independent & occupied) have the right to live without foreign drone surveillance.
**Settler attacks wreak havoc on Palestinians during olive harvest**
"Israeli settlers are committing violent, daily attacks against Palestinians harvesting their olive trees for the season."
New in Toronto. Supports #LandBack.
Interested in tech ethics, policy and reform.
And stopping the climate catastrophe.
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