To Make The Earth Great Again
All Is Not Lost on Climate Change; Trump will be terrible, but it’s not just about Trump. It’s about you, too.
Eric Holthaus, November 9, 2016 (Slate)
“…The future of humanity—and all the species we share this planet with—is much more murky now…The Republicans will control both houses of Congress. Donald Trump will appoint the swing vote to the Supreme Court. His word can become law with very few barriers…He has promised to pull out of the Paris Agreement, does not believe global warming is real, and treats energy issues as if they are only relevant to the economy…Speaker of the House Paul Ryan put his full weight behind Trump…[Environmental protection is at stake but it] is impossible to Make America Great Again if we do not have a habitable Earth…While defeatism may feel like the only option right now, with something as important as the planet, you can never give up. For the next four years, we must constantly remember that a small number of victories are better than none…[I]f we give up, we’ll have none…[T]he environment movement will double down under President Trump…[I]t’s a fight worth continuing…Trump is a big setback, but it’s not game over…To win on climate, we have to help create a system that works for everyone…” click here for more