Earth Doctor / Climate Troubadour

EXXON KNEW ALL ALONG (2021)
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Exxon has been lying about climate for over 40 years.
It’s Only a Vaccination
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It's only a vaccination! Get up and get your shot!
TROUBLE IN THE CAPITOL
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How did Americans get so divided?
2020 LULLABYE
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2020 is over. There is light at the end of the tunnel.
THE MORE WE SEE YOU
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A farewell song to Donald Trump.
Leaving California
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California is on fire due to climate crisis.
Keeps On Coming Down
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Climate change threatens our homes and history.
BRAVER ANGELS
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We can learn to talk to each other again.
FREEDOM LIKE A KNIFE
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Right-wing groups endanger our public safety.
AIN’T GONNA DIE FOR WALL STREET
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I'm not going to break quarantine early to please Trump.
ASK ME HOW I KNOW
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Our weatherman aren't speaking the truth.
EVERGLADES ROLLING IN
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A story about Florida in the days of climate change.
LANDFILL BLUES
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It doesn't just turn to dust underground!
BABY MARIA
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A little girl joins the caravan to North America.
NOAH’S RAG
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It's Noah's ark all over again. Better listen this time!
Mr. Kavanaugh
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And here's to you, Mr. Kavanaugh!
California Going Carbon-Free by 2045

California Going Carbon-Free by 2045

The California legislature has passed SB100, increasing renewable energy from 50% to 60% by 2030, and planning to be carbon-free by 2045. Just three years ago, California's goal of 50% looked like a challenge. Thanks to the continuing rapid decline...

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Cleaning up the oceans?

Cleaning up the oceans?

The alarming extent of plastic pollution in the oceans of the world has been getting a lot of attention lately. Seabirds, fish, even whales killed by mistaking plastic for food; stomachs full of plastic bags, drinking straws and plastic utensils;...

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AMERICA’S CHILDREN
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A song for the "March For Our Lives" movement.
Capitalism Waking Up to Climate?

Capitalism Waking Up to Climate?

28 Jan 2018:  Earlier this month, the corporate world was caught off-guard by a letter demanding social responsibility. Specifically, climate responsibility. Why the surprise? The letter came from BlackRock, the world's largest investment manager. BlackRock has been one of several...

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Scott Pruitt’s EPA
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Scott Pruitt's EPA - Everyone Pollute America!
Electric Semi Trucks are Coming: TESLA SEMI

Electric Semi Trucks are Coming: TESLA SEMI

The electric vehicle revolution continues to pick up speed.  Tesla's unveiling of its electric semi truck is simply astonishing, including such things as a 500-mile range, fast charging, and a million mile no-breakdown guarantee. While the electric vehicle has been...

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WAR MACHINE
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War is big business, but bad for most of us.
CALL ME UNIMPEACHABLE
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For a toddler-in-chief richly deserving impeachment.
Sooner Than You Think

Sooner Than You Think

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-10-04/dawn-of-solar-age-declared-as-pv-beats-all-other-forms-of-power Enjoy this inspiring video clip. "Renewable energy is a technology, not a fuel. The more we make, the better we get at it. Every time it doubles, the cost comes down by 28%". That's called "The Experience Curve"... It's...

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FAKE WEATHER
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I know all that water isn't real, but it sure is cold!
“Off Fossil Fuels Act” introduced in Congress

“Off Fossil Fuels Act” introduced in Congress

In the wake of hurricanes Harvey and Irma, the Off Fossil Fuels for a Better Future Act (OFF Act) was introduced last week in the House of Representatives. Though this bill is sponsored by Democrats, there is strong evidence of...

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THE ANTHROPOCENE
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Humanity has created its own geologic era. Really.
The Sunshine State
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Utilities say it's too cloudy for solar in the Sunshine State!
7,400 cities are “still in” despite Trump’s withdrawal.

7,400 cities are “still in” despite Trump’s withdrawal.

7,400 cities worldwide have now confirmed their continuing commitment to the Paris climate agreement, including 250 American mayors representing 59 million Americans. Equally significant, many of the 800-pound gorillas in American business are "still in" as well. Some of the...

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Trump’s Paris withdrawal will backfire.

Trump’s Paris withdrawal will backfire.

It has been astonishing to watch the growing list of nations, business leaders, and U.S. states and cities doubling down on their climate commitments in response to Trump's withdrawal from the Paris climate accord. A sampling: •Within 4 days, 1200...

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Atlanta the 27th city to commit to 100% renewables.

Atlanta the 27th city to commit to 100% renewables.

http://www.nationofchange.org/2017/05/03/atlanta-becomes-27th-city-commit-100-renewables/ While the Trump administration is back-pedaling furiously on climate, American states, cities and businesses are quietly gaining steam on the inevitable transition to clean energy.  Large cities like Chicago, San Diego and Salt Lake City have committed to ambitious...

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EPA Blues / Give Me Water
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Before the EPA, our rivers were catching fire. Beware!
Three states have now banned fracking

Three states have now banned fracking

First Vermont, then New York. And now, Maryland has banned fracking as well. Maryland's action two weeks ago exposed a crack in the wall of partisan politics, in the face of compelling climate science and public opposition to fracking. Will Florida...

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Electric Vehicles Gaining Fast

Electric Vehicles Gaining Fast

While electric vehicles have not yet made much of a dent in the overall automobile market, they are starting to move much faster than anyone would have dreamed. Tesla has now passed General Motors to become the most valuable automaker in the...

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Fracking is Everywhere
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Something is going on, Pennsylvania, down on the farm.
You’ve Got to be Good
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America, if you want to be great, you’ve got to be good!
Listening for a Change
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Everything that's wrong with our government - in one man!
Chasing Ice Blues
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How can I simplify? Miami's gonna say goodbye.
Black Serpent
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Brave Lakota face the Dakota Pipeline juggernaut.
The NRA Blues
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Look who's taking money from the NRA.
Ka-Ching, Ka-Ching!
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America deserves better than government by money.
All I Want is H2O “Live”
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Video by Mike Wicklein. On stage with Josh Fox.
All I Want is H2O
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How fracking endangers your drinking water.
The Social Cost of Carbon
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Here are a few of the hidden costs of fossil fuels.
It’s Time for a Change
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The 1% bring us only poverty and endless war.
What You Reap
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Beware! Look what America has been sowing.
Solar Spill
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Who's gonna pay the bill for a solar spill?
It’s All About You
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Climate isn't just about polar bears. It's about you.
Exxon Knew All Along
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The crime of the century. Really.
Elephant Loose on Wall Street
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Investors: There is a carbon bubble coming.
Remember Who
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To my bride on our 40th anniversary.
No Corporations in Heaven
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Imagine if people had more power than corporations.
The Ballad of Pope Francis  
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Climate denial's a sin, and a crime against all.
Fast Track Blues
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Corporate laws higher than the US Constitution? Beware.
Seattle, Don’t Back Down!
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David vs. Goliath. Seattle goes into battle in kayaks.
A Good Planet is Hard to Find
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It's the only home we have. Let's not screw it up!
Only a Fool
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Why pay for fuel, when you can get it for free?
Fracking’s Just a Bad Dream
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Don't poison your water. Energy ain't cheap if it ain't clean.
The Climate Gamblers
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If you're betting on tomorrow, divest from fossil fuels today!
Song for West Virginia
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Hostage to the coal industry for over a hundred years.
Falling Once Again
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A retired doctor experiences cancer treatment.
What’s in a Number?
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Here are a few important numbers about climate change.
Planet “B”
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It's easier to fix things on Earth than to try to find a new one.
Humbolt County GMO-free!
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Tell 'em no to GMO. I'm proud of you, Humboldt!
Only Love Will Save this Place
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To the free market, all the world is a "sacrifice zone".
Cookie Jar
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How to catch monkeys or Congressmen.
Remembering How to Dream
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Some things seem impossible, then you win.
Biosphere
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The space we're living in is as thin as your skin.
Too Much Skin
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Naked voters convince priggish Congress to act on climate!
What Do You Mean By Freedom?
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The 1% can rob you with a seven-letter word.
Democracy is Not For Sale
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In 2010, the Supreme Court sold us to the highest bidder.
That Is Not The Case
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Combustion is their only business plan. Wake up! Divest!
Long Has The Earth
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Changing Earth's climate is locking us out of Eden once again.
Willie Sutton’s Blues
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The best way to rob a bank these days is to own one.
The Great Cartel of Carbon
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Sad to tell, the road to hell is paved with CO2.
Better Keep It Clean
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If you want to keep your water, better keep it clean.
The Heart of Nebraska
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Ground zero for stopping TransCanada's Keystone XL pipeline.
You’ve Got to Bend
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To Harvard: If you want to be a leader, you just have to lead!
The Devil Himself
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Trading your health and water for money is a devil's bargain.
Just Say No to GMO !
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Why do 90% of Americans want GMO foods to be labeled?
National Security Blues
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Those who would trade liberty for safety will get neither.
For Bidder 70
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A song for Tim DeChristopher, a true American patriot.
Real People Have Heart
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To help the Supreme Court tell people from corporations!
The Free Market
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It's not free if it destroys your habitat!
Your House is Burning
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Climate deniers: Wake up! Your house is on fire!
Ending the War
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Without truth in the media, war and terror will remain.
The Good New Days
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A vision of our world after fossil fuels. Looks good to me!
When I’m Sixty-Five
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Don't let Congress take your social security.
I Don’t Need Another War
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See where the military-industrial-complex has taken us.
Positively Drone Street
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Foreign children see our weapons falling from the sky.
Too Many Guns
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The American weapons industry is causing us pain.
The North Pole Disappeared
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Climate change has made Santa Claus homeless.
Subsidies
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Without subsidies, fossil fuels can no longer compete.