31 Jan '14, 8am

Obama's State of the Union: Climate Change & Contradictions How the POTUS addressed growing environmental concerns.

Obama's State of the Union: Climate Change & Contradictions How the POTUS addressed growing environmental concerns.

First, the good stuff. During the speech, President Obama reiterated what was made plain during the launch of his Climate Action Plan in June: ”The debate is settled. Climate change is a fact,” Obama said. Those five words mark a turning point in our national discussion about the extreme weather and other changes that have been repeatedly linked to human carbon emissions and particulate pollution. Obama’s statement sends the message that America is finally ready to discuss not if but WHY climate change is accelerating, and what we can do about it.

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