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A newsletter about the climate crisis and all the ways we're talking and not talking about it.

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Jul
25

The Best Solution to the Climate Crisis Is Community Building

Hey Hot Cakes, We're back! Mary lives in New Orleans now! You can read about that below, along with a
Jul
11

Fox Weather: The Last Frontier in Disinformation

Hey Hot Cakes! Welcome to the weekly newsletter. We mentioned before that we'd be taking some weekends off here and
Jul
04

The Ocean? THE OCEAN?? The OCEAN...Is on FIRE???

Hey Hot Cakes, We're back! Last week we took the weekend off to celebrate Amy's birthday, and after a week
Jun
20

Going in Circles

Hey Hot Cakes! Welp, the West Coast is boiling, the Gulf Coast is dealing with another hurricane, and global leaders
Jun
13

The Sunrise Drama Is More Complicated Than It Looks

Hey Hot Cakes! A lot of climate world spent last week watching Sunrise Movement fight amongst themselves in public. A
Jun
06

Big Oil Had a Bad Month

Hey Hot Cakes, We're back! Today the season 3 finale of the podcast is out too so make sure to
May
16

What Covid and Climate Really Had in Common Was Science Denial

Hey Hot Cakes! We've got a podcast episode and a newsletter out today. If you're a fan of the podcast,
May
09

Food for Thought

May
02

Moving Fast & Breaking Shit

Can Silicon Valley Really Save the World?By Amy Westervelt In today's podcast episode we bring back one of our
Apr
25

Accountability Means Abolition

By Mary Annaïse Heglar This Tuesday, our regularly scheduled BP-trolling was interrupted by the late-afternoon announcement that the jury in