As with Al Gore, I'd be much more likely to follow this young man's advice if he followed it himself. But jumping into private, personal jets from private, personal helicopters, leaving a carbon footprint larger than one created by the entire nation combined, doesn't exactly motivate me to park my SUV and never drive it again. So...let's think this through and start over, shall we? - Ronni
Why So Much Climate Denial in Congress? -Earthjustice asks, “Why so much climate change denial in Congress?” They answer, “Follow the money.” Check out this infographic and see for yourself the 163 members of Congress that deny the basic tenets of climate science. Then follow the money and see that on average, climate deniers in Congress take 3.5 times more “dirty energy money.” --------Follow the Money - Why am I not surprised !!
When scientists conduct cancer research we believe their reports on risks and treatments. Yet we now have nearly an entire political party rejecting the basic science behind climate change even when that science is overwhelming, even when the dangers are enormous, and even when we know how to solve the problem.