“The Climate Crisis Will Be Steroids for Fascism”

by kottke.org

kottke.org— For Gizmodo, Brian Kahn writes about what the 1/6 terrorist action at the Capitol Building means for the climate crisis. Climate change is chaos by nature. It means more powerful storms, more intense wildfires, more extreme floods and droughts. It is an assault on the weakest among us, and decades of the right-wing mindset of small government have left the country with fewer resources to deal with the fallout. As the summer’s wildfires show, the far-right will be there to try to fill the power...

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www.gaytoday.com—Anti-LGBTQ Republican says Trump “will remain in office” & that’s why Democrats want to impeach him. Anti-LGBTQ and QAnon-believer Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) claims that Donald Trump will remain president for the next four years and that impeachment is a desperate attempt to remove him [