Friday, June 2, 2017

Climate Change Variables

Now that Donald Trump has formally announced that the U.S. will withdraw from the Paris Climate Accord, will the efforts of individual states and municipalities be enough to limit the damage of his benighted decision? This report provides some basis for hope:

Meanwhile, back home, Canadian mayors are not buying what Trump is selling.

Additionally, California's powerful leadership role in combating carbon emissions cannot be easily dismissed.


  1. The only way to deal with Trump is quarantine him, Lorne. Some leaders are on to him.

    1. Trump is clearly making his country a world-wide pariah, Owen. It is now in the hands of sub-national jurisdictions in the U.S. to step into the breach more than they already have.