Climate Change, Activism, Scotland, United Kingdom, Oil

Climate Change, Activism

Youth Activists Confront Shell CEO During Climate Panel


10/15/2021 11:07:00 PM


If you bring an oil CEO to a climate conference…

TED Countdown in Edinburgh, Scotland. Youth climate organizers brought the punchline: They interrupted Royal Dutch Shell CEO Ben van Beurden during a panel discussion.TED Countdown comes a few short weeks before the United Nations’ annual global climate conference, a.k.a. COP26, which will also be hosted in Scotland. TED Countdown describes itself as “a global initiative to champion and accelerate solutions to the climate crisis, turning ideas into action,” pushing for an ultimate goal of halving global greenhouse gas emissions by 2030. To youth climate activists, those goals seem to be in direct conflict with hosting Van Beurden.

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American Music Awards 2021: The Full Winners List

The American Music Awards aired live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles tonight at 8 p.m. ET/PT on ABC. Hosted by Cardi B, the star-studded awards show featured performances from BTS with Co…

You mean 'storming the stage and shrieking insults in a nails-on-chalkboard shrill voice'?

DOJ opens civil rights probe into Texas youth correctional facilitiesThe Department of Justice is opening a civil rights investigation into Texas’ juvenile justice facilities over allegations of physical and sexual abuse against children there Sorry to say but would not shock me at all In Texas? What a surprise! Dayum

Walgreens shares surge as CEO Roz Brewer outlines plans to make health care its growth engineRoz Brewer, who joined as CEO in March, said the company will open hundreds of doctor offices, shake up its front-of-store merchandise and free up pharmacists' time. All Walgreens needs is a blood testing machine that only uses a single drop of blood.. That's if the shoplifting and robberies stop.

Alicia Keys to Join WWD Beauty CEO Summit.aliciakeys will be among the 25 speakers at the 2021 WWD Beauty CEO Summit.

Netflix Co-CEO Reportedly Renewed His Defense Of Dave Chappelle To Staff'We have a strong belief that content on screen doesn’t directly translate to real-world harm,' Ted Sarandos wrote in an email to staff. nice Lol. Meet John Hinkley

Netflix CEO doubles down on Dave Chappelle defense'Content doesn't directly translate to real-world harm,' Ted Sarandos said in an email to the streamer's entire staff. 💯

Southwest CEO apologizes as airline begins return to normal after days of cancellations, delaysSouthwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly said the carrier's operations were 'much improved' Tuesday, with the airline canceling only a small fraction of its flights for the day after suffering massive disruptions over the weekend. Data from aviation tracker FlightAware showed 91 canceled Southwest flights as of Tuesday afternoon , about 2% of its schedule. An additional 242 flights were delayed. The figures were far lower than Monday, when the airline canceled more than 10% of flights and more than 40%