Author: Isaac Gendler

Why Walls Destroy Environments

Why Walls Destroy Environments

Why Walls Destroy Environments

06/20/22

“Why do walls destroy environments?”

Migration is one of the most important processes of nature, whether it’s animals finding a new hunting ground or plant seeds traveling in the wind. However, when walls are built, these processes are disrupted and lead to environmental destruction. For example, Previous U.S President Trump’s plans to build a wall with Mexico would have crushed the surrounding habitat and seawalls accelerate beach erosion. This is Why Walls Destroy Environments.

Why the Increasing Frequency and Ferocity of Climate Disasters Will Lead To More People Becoming Climate Professionals

Why the Increasing Frequency and Ferocity of Climate Disasters Will Lead To More People Becoming Climate Professionals

Why the Increasing Frequency and Ferocity of Climate Disasters Will Lead To More People Becoming Climate Professionals

06/19/22

“Why will the increasing frequency and ferocity of climate disasters lead to more people becoming climate professionals?”

Many people have become climate professionals due to experiencing a disaster, whether it be wildfires in California or floods in Bangladesh, Climate change is leading to disasters becoming more frequent and ferocious. Therefore, more and more people are going to be inspired to become climate professionals. This is Why the Increasing Frequency and Ferocity of Climate Disasters Will Lead To More People Becoming Climate Professionals.

Why COVID Has Led to Increased Stress in the World

Why COVID Has Led to Increased Stress in the World

Why COVID Has Led to Increased Stress in the World

06/18/22

“Why has COVID led to increased stress in the world?”

Difficult and unnerving situations lead to increased stress. As the COVID pandemic has made much more difficult and unnerving situations, it has increased the stress on the world. This is Why COVID Has Led to Increased Stress in the World.

Why Governments Should Allow Extra Time Off When People are Sick With COVID

Why Governments Should Allow Extra Time Off When People are Sick With COVID

Why Governments Should Allow Extra Time Off When People are Sick With COVID

06/17/22

“Why should governments allow extra time off when people are sick with COVID?”

Getting COVID can cause a lot of stress on people. Not only do they have to deal with physical ailments, but also stay away from other people. This can be especially difficult if people are required to go in person to their job or have a lot of demanding work. However, one way to solve this is to allow for extra time off when people are sick with COVID so they won’t spread it around. This is Why Governments Should Allow Extra Time Off When People are Sick With COVID.

Why Communities That Receive Climate Migrants Should Expand Their Transit Systems

Why Communities That Receive Climate Migrants Should Expand Their Transit Systems

Why Communities That Receive Climate Migrants Should Expand Their Transit Systems

06/16/22

“Why should communities that receive climate migrants expand their transit systems?”

Communities that will receive more climate migrants will have more people in their town. This means that more services will be used. If the services are not large enough for demand, then they will suffer. Transit use is one of these pieces of critical infrastructure that will be used, especially by refugees who just lost everything. To ensure that migrants can live high-quality lives, cities should invest in upgrading their transit systems. This is Why Communities That Receive Climate Migrants Should Expand Their Transit Systems.

Why California is Going to Have a Very Intense Summer in 2022

Why California is Going to Have a Very Intense Summer in 2022

Why California is Going to Have a Very Intense Summer in 2022

06/15/22

“Why is California going to have a very intense summer in 2022?”

Mediterranean climates are famous around the world for having a lot of fun activities to do in the Summer. Beautiful beaches, pristine forests, and mellow hangouts are just a sliver of the offerings. However, Summer is also one of the most liable times for these regions. The increased temperatures and decreased humidity allow for fires, droughts, and heat to set in. And with climate change, this is only expected to become worse. 

With projections of even great temperatures and dryness this year, California is expected to have a very intense Summer. It will need to prepare, harden, and give its residents adequate information. This is Why California is Going to Have a Very Intense Summer in 2022.

Why Over One Hundred and Fifty Thousand People in Odessa Texas Are Experiencing a Water Outage

Why Over One Hundred and Fifty Thousand People in Odessa Texas Are Experiencing a Water Outage

Why Over One Hundred and Fifty Thousand People in Odessa Texas Are Experiencing a Water Outage

06/14/22

“Why are over one hundred and fifty thousand people in Odessa Texas experiencing a water outage right now?”

Late in the night of June 13th, 2022, a water main in the city of Odessa, Texas broke. This ruptured service to all of the approximately 165,000 residents. As of writing, the city is now reliant on water bottles being handed out while Summer temperatures break over 100 degrees Fahrenheit. The city is expected to have services up a running again by the morning of June 14th. This is Why Over One Hundred and Fifty Thousand People in Odessa Texas Are Experiencing a Water Outage.

Expropriating Unused City Space for Public Housing

Expropriating Unused City Space for Public Housing

Expropriating Unused City Space for Public Housing

06/13/22

“How can we expropriate unused city space for public housing?”

Cities often have large amounts of unused space, whether it be abandoned parking lots or greenfields. One great use for them would be for public housing. For this reason, we need to think about Expropriating Unused City Space for Public Housing.

Why Climate Destinations Need to Have Their Culture Changed to Become More Welcoming

Why Climate Destinations Need to Have Their Culture Changed to Become More Welcoming

Why Climate Destinations Need to Have Their Culture Changed to Become More Welcoming

06/12/22

“Why do climate destinations need to have their culture changed to become more welcoming?”

Refugees are going to have to flee unbearable climate conditions and settle in climate destinations in the future. While this might sound simple in theory, in practice these destinations will need to have a very welcoming culture to accept these migrants, especially since a disproportionate number will be coming from communities that have been oppressed by supremacist structures for generations. This is Why Climate Destinations Need to Have Their Culture Changed to Become More Welcoming.