Santos told to get the ‘frack out’ of NT Festival

An open letter to the Darwin Festival signed by 51 artists is calling for the festival to sever ties with sponsor Santos over fracking links. As of yesterday, Australia’s northern most and only tropical arts festival has come under fire for its relationship with major sponsor, oil and gas producer Santos. The challenge was announced in the Alice Springs News by some …

The Quest for the Holy Grail is Climate Change

Yesterday, after nearly half a century, Pope Francis officially changed the Catholic Church’s position on climate change. Here’s why it’s a big deal, and not just for the believers.