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Energy

UrbanShift | World Resources Institute [Video]

From flash floods, smog and searing heat waves to water scarcity, urban sprawl and deepening social divides, cities face a range of overlapping and compounding challenges, intensifying the demands on their natural resources. These demands are only going to multiply: by 2050, 68% of the worlds population will be living in urban areas, with 90% of this growth taking place in Asia and Africa.

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Climate Change

Art and the Environment | State of the Arts | THIRTEEN [Video]

Artist Maya Lin created her installation Ghost Forest with Atlantic White Cedars from the Pine Barrens that were victims of climate change. Meet Maya Lin and the forester who worked with her, Bob Williams. Six public artworks revitalize former illegal dumping grounds in Camden. And Jersey City artist Nancy Cohen makes work with paper pulp addressing industrial contamination and global warming.

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Career

FinRise – Virtual Career Fair for Finance Professionals [Video]

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Climate Change

Homan slams DHS Chief Mayorkas, Biden admin for lying from the beginning about border crisis [Video]

Former Acting ICE Director Tom Homan blasted the Biden administration for “lying” about the border crisis as it continues to surge under DHS Secretary Mayorkas leadership, arguing “theyre running out of excuses” during an appearance on “Cavuto: Coast to Coast” Monday.

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Sustainability

S2-E38 A conversation with Her Majesty The Queen Mother of Benin West Africa 09/19 by Abolition Today [Video]

Max and Yusuf are joined by The Queen Mother of Benin, West Africa to discuss international prison systems and modern slavery abolition movement from an African centered global perspective. Her Majesty The Kpodjito Dòwòti Désir Hounon Houna II Guely, is the Queen Mother of the Royal Palace. She is a Manbo Asogwe (High Priest) in Haitian Vodou and a Chief of the Zangbeto, and Egungun secret societies. The Founder of The AfroAtlantic Theologies & Treaties Institute travels extensively to promote human rights for African descendants globally. She is an author, and curator whose work focuses on issues of cultural and spatial production, particularly as it concerns the sacred and contemporary art forms produced by people of African descent. The Queen Mother focuses on product development, sustainable energy production, and rebuilding the primary school associated with the Royal Palace. Her Majesty is also a committee member for the UN and a partner and consultant with the Abolish Slavery National Network. For more information see: www.queenmotherd2h2.net.

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Climate Change

The Weather Network – Widespread climate anxiety occurring in young people, research finds [Video]

Majority of young people between the ages of 16 and 25 years of age believe that governments are failing them and future generations, one study reports.