Game of Thrones is secretly all about climate change. White Walker army of the dead sure to wipe out humankind = Climate change Lannisters, Starks (RIP), Baratheons, Boltons, Martells = Government officials/climate change skeptics The Men of the Nights Watch = Climate change scientists who have to sit on the sidelines The Wildlings = The general population who suffer from the government's inability to act
Photo: Two banners read 'Stop Climate Crimes' and 'Debout et Determines pour le Climat' (Raised and involved for Climate) as thousands of people demonstrate in front of the Eiffel Tower for climate change in Paris, France, 12 December 2015. EPA/ETIENNE LAURENT
The need for fossil fuels is destroying regions and communities, causing war and famine in the process, argues the activist and author Naomi Klein. She urges people to make the links between climate change and conflict. “Anti-austerity people rarely talk about climate change. And climate change people rarely talk about war. Overcoming these disconnections is the most pressing task for anyone occupied with social justice.