Tumblelog by Soup.io
Newer posts are loading.
You are at the newest post.
Click here to check if anything new just came in.

September 26 2019

finkregh
3817 40a9 500
Reposted fromcorvax corvax viamr-absentia mr-absentia

September 25 2019

finkregh
8416 87e6
Reposted fromfungi fungi
finkregh
0446 820c 500
Reposted fromLane Lane viamr-absentia mr-absentia
finkregh
1796 c379 500
  Könnte es evtl. sein, daß uns das gerade in einer anderen Angelegenheit wieder passiert?
finkregh
8976 9ea4 500
finkregh
6156 b14b 500
Reposted fromkartofel kartofel viayetzt yetzt
finkregh
finkregh
This is all wrong. I shouldn’t be standing here. I should be back in school on the other side of the ocean. Yet you all come to me for hope? How dare you! You have stolen my dreams and my childhood with your empty words. And yet I’m one of the lucky ones. People are suffering. People are dying. Entire ecosystems are collapsing. We are in the beginning of a mass extinction. And all you can talk about is money and fairytales of eternal economic growth. How dare you!

For more than 30 years the science has been crystal clear. How dare you continue to look away, and come here saying that you are doing enough, when the politics and solutions needed are still nowhere in sight.

You say you “hear” us and that you understand the urgency. But no matter how sad and angry I am, I don’t want to believe that. Because if you fully understood the situation and still kept on failing to act, then you would be evil. And I refuse to believe that.

The popular idea of cutting our emissions in half in 10 years only gives us a 50% chance of staying below 1.5C degrees, and the risk of setting off irreversible chain reactions beyond human control.

Maybe 50% is acceptable to you. But those numbers don’t include tipping points, most feedback loops, additional warming hidden by toxic air pollution or the aspects of justice and equity. They also rely on my and my children’s generation sucking hundreds of billions of tonnes of your CO2 out of the air with technologies that barely exist. So a 50% risk is simply not acceptable to us – we who have to live with the consequences.

To have a 67% chance of staying below a 1.5C global temperature rise – the best odds given by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change – the world had 420 gigatonnes of carbon dioxide left to emit back on 1 January 2018. Today that figure is already down to less than 350 gigatonnes. How dare you pretend that this can be solved with business-as-usual and some technical solutions. With today’s emissions levels, that remaining CO2 budget will be entirely gone in less than eight and a half years.

There will not be any solutions or plans presented in line with these figures today. Because these numbers are too uncomfortable. And you are still not mature enough to tell it like it is.

You are failing us. But the young people are starting to understand your betrayal. The eyes of all future generations are upon you. And if you choose to fail us I say we will never forgive you. We will not let you get away with this. Right here, right now is where we draw the line. The world is waking up. And change is coming, whether you like it or not.
Reposted fromeglerion-seriously eglerion-seriously viaInte Inte
finkregh
finkregh
finkregh
2981 bace 500
Reposted fromlordsoth lordsoth viaznuh znuh
finkregh
9187 ff02 500
Reposted fromHypothermia Hypothermia viaznuh znuh
finkregh
1215 5d75 500
Reposted fromnutt nutt viaznuh znuh
finkregh
Reposted fromgruetze gruetze viaznuh znuh
finkregh
2152 42d0 500
Reposted fromlokrund2015 lokrund2015 viaznuh znuh
finkregh
9759 b49f
Reposted frommiststueck miststueck viaznuh znuh

September 24 2019

finkregh
Reposted fromFlau Flau viaInte Inte
finkregh
0454 cb20 500
Reposted fromtgs tgs viaInte Inte
finkregh
6421 67de 500
Aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Reposted fromkaesekuchen kaesekuchen viaInte Inte
Older posts are this way If this message doesn't go away, click anywhere on the page to continue loading posts.
Could not load more posts
Maybe Soup is currently being updated? I'll try again automatically in a few seconds...
Just a second, loading more posts...
You've reached the end.

Don't be the product, buy the product!

Schweinderl