13 Apr '18, 10pm

Mike Pompeo Is a Disaster for the Planet. Why Do Democrats Back Him?

to avert catastrophic warming, every single vote to confirm Mr Pompeo is a vote to protect profits of big oil billionaires and destroy the lives and livelihoods of millions around the world. Yet, 66 senators voted to approve Pompeo for his current position as CIA director, including 15 Senate Democrats, the party whose members are most worried about climate change . This includes the Senate minority leader, Chuck Schumer, centrists Joe Manchin and Heidi Heitkamp, and supposed climate champion Sheldon Whitehouse.

Full article: http://www.earthisland.org/journal/index.php/elist/eListR...

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