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America's First Climate Refugees are Native Alaskan Communities

There are 10 comments on the Inhabitat story from May 17, 2013, titled America's First Climate Refugees are Native Alaskan Communities. In it, Inhabitat reports that:

For many years, climate change has displaced millions in the developing world - and now America is seeing its first climate refugees .

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litesong

Mountlake Terrace, WA

#1 May 17, 2013
From the article:

The Obama administration told officials in a statement last Friday that no additional money would be allocated to help these refugees.
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What is this?

Even tho late & meager, Hurricane Katrina victims were promised & did get some hurricane relief....... as did Hurricane Sandy victims.

However, in universal response of the euro & transplanted euro culture, Native Tribes are on their own, & hung out to dry(more accurately, flounder in the waves).
litesong

Mountlake Terrace, WA

#2 May 17, 2013
Again........from the article:

The Obama administration told officials in a statement last Friday that no additional money would be allocated to help these refugees.
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Such a declarative clear statement!

Might this be an administrative float, to placate conservative re-pubic-lick-uns..... & to see if the general american public(non-Native Tribal) won't raise a cry against the abandonment of american citizens(tho they be distant & of Native Tribal origins)?

Yes, this could be signaling a fundamental clarification of future inactivity to protect americans (generally) from AGW.

Unscientific & educationless toxic topix AGW denier conservative re-pubic-lick-uns would approve of such.......... american inaction, NOT on behalf of americans....... as libertarians also would agree.

“Come and get it! ”

Since: Jan 09

Traverse City

#3 May 18, 2013
Who gives a rat's ars. This planet has been warming and cooling for millions of years. Deal with it and move on.
SpaceBlues

Tomball, TX

#4 May 28, 2013
Sneaky Pete wrote:
Who gives a rat's ars. This planet has been warming and cooling for millions of years. Deal with it and move on.
http://data.giss.nasa.gov/cgi- bin/gistemp/nmaps.cgi?year_las t=2013&month_last=4&sa t=4&sst=3&type=anoms &mean_gen=04&year1=201 3&year2=2013&base1=195 1&base2=1980&radius=12 00&pol=reg
SpaceBlues

Tomball, TX

#5 May 28, 2013

“Come and get it! ”

Since: Jan 09

Traverse City

#6 May 28, 2013
SpaceBlues wrote:
http://data.giss.nasa.gov/cgi- bin/gistemp/nmaps.cgi?year_las t=2013&month_last=4&sa t=4&sst=3&type=anoms &mean_gen=04&year1=201 3&year2=2013&base1=195 1&base2=1980&radius=12 00&pol=reg
Pretty map! And your point is....?
litesong

Everett, WA

#7 May 28, 2013
snuck its peter wrote:
Pretty map! And your point is....?
"snuck its peter" points out it sees colors but cannot understand their meaning.

“Come and get it! ”

Since: Jan 09

Traverse City

#8 May 28, 2013
litesong wrote:
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"snuck its peter" points out it sees colors but cannot understand their meaning.
The map means nothing. Again, what's the point?
litesong

Everett, WA

#9 May 28, 2013
snuck its peter wrote:
The map means nothing.
Correction:

The map means nothing to someone without science, chemistry, astronomy, physics, algebra & pre-calc in its poorly earned hi skule DEE-plooomaa.

“Come and get it! ”

Since: Jan 09

Traverse City

#10 May 28, 2013
litesong wrote:
<quoted text>
Correction:
The map means nothing to someone without science, chemistry, astronomy, physics, algebra & pre-calc in its poorly earned hi skule DEE-plooomaa.
And 10,000 years ago I had an ice chunk the size of North Dakota in my front yard. I guess history means nothing either, eh?

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