AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Australia is the “canary in the coal mine.” Do we need a visceral traumatic moment like Australia to wake up & see the devastation to our own Country and people? Or can we acknowledge the truth of our situation and ACT! Make our own future together livable for all?

http://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/15/world/australia/fires-climate-change.html What we all love, this unique country, is being destroyed by inaction. We’ll punch above our weight, but we can’t do it alone. We need your help.”

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Planting a Trillion trees is an interesting , impractical idea. In European’s forests, they’re not sure what trees to plant, do they need controlled burns? They’re debating the devastation that awaits and trying to clear the forest floor. Change in farming patterns and the spread of fires are contributing to more forest burn. There is no easy solutions for Europe

http://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/05/climate/forests-europe-climate-changed.html

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Climate Crisis in Australia is ignored by Morrison and his lack of empathy & support of People is chilling. Scientists have been warning about the potential weather & Fire crisis, firefighters told government what was required. Funds were never given to support the firefighting effort & People died. Would you support this hover or demand change?

http://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2020/jan/04/australia-bushfires-week-of-anger-scott-morrison

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Southern Australia on fire. December heat a record. Be safe. Only being a steward of our environment can save us individually and collectively. It’s no longer aspirational to save our planet, it’s a necessity

http://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/live/2019/dec/20/nsw-fires-near-sydney-melbourne-wa-western-south-australia-weather-forecast-victoria-qld-bushfires-catastrophic-extreme-heatwave-latest-news-live-updates