Trump Is Right on Climate Change. Dems and GOP Must Follow Him
by Tom Harris at PJMedia:
“Never before has a presidential election seen a greater contrast in the attitudes of the major candidates towards climate change.
Hillary Clinton told delegates at July’s Democratic National Convention that man-made climate change is “an urgent threat and a defining challenge of our time.” Yet Donald Trump calls Clinton’s approach an “extreme, reckless anti-energy agenda,” and he told Fox News on July 26 that man-made climate change “could have a minor impact, but nothing, nothing [comparable] to what they’re talking about.”
To determine which position is most reasonable, and what — if any — climate change mitigation policy is needed, we need a way of properly assessing the overall risk of man-made climate change. It is not enough to simply say that the consequences of catastrophic climate change would be so dire that any and all actions to avert it are justified. We need to actually take into account the probability of such events occurring in the foreseeable future…….” Please read on: