The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) issued its March 2023 report and it is alarming. What is the IPCC? According to the IPCC’s Fact Sheet, “The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is the international body for assessing the science related to climate change.
Bread and Circuses, said Caesars and those who governed Rome as it started its decline into oblivion, while everyone cheered and overdid whatever was available. And we say it again today, but not shouted to echo against the Coliseum walls and the crowd.
The City of Alameda’s 2022 Climate Action and Resiliency Plan (CARP) and 2023 Work Plan go before the City Council on March 21. So, what progress did the City of Alameda make toward reducing greenhouse gases last year and what are the plans for 2023?
A few years ago, I was running a discussion group on aging at the Mastick Center. One theme that surfaced immediately by the participants was retirement. I learned that many had retired and regretted it. The group was amazed to discover how many shared the thought that they were not happy.