30 Sep '17, 7pm

Reminder: It’ll Cost More to Ignore #ClimateChange

Reminder: It’ll Cost More to Ignore #ClimateChange

When conservatives aren’t busy outright denying the existence of climate change, they’ll often point to the economics of addressing the problem as a reason for inaction. It’s simply too expensive to try to save our one habitable planet, you see! Never mind that no amount of money should be considered “too much” to protect the environment – there’s no such thing as an economy without human survival – it also turns out this line of reasoning is plain wrong . The Universal Ecological Fund just released a stunning new report, “The Economic Case for Climate Action in the United States ,” that details just how much we’re already spending on the effects of climate change. Rather than saying we can’t afford to fix climate change, it turns out that from a purely financial perspective we can’t afford not to. Forget about all the impending devastation to come from global warming – th...

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