Sorry, Greta: Trump skips UN climate summit

Up until now, the public relations build-up for the big United Nations climate summit has been humongous. After all, who better than the United Nations to get carbon emissions choking the Earth down?  The world's at stake!  Twelve years to oblivion.  Submerged islands!  Funerals for glaciers.  Polar bears!  A very big march of some manipulated kids, led by Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg — and all of this hoopla getting lots of press. Well, President Trump has a response for it, according to ABC News: President Donald Trump is not scheduled to attend. The climate summit is part of the United Nations General Assembly and was planned to "discuss a leap in collective national ambition," not unlike the Paris Climate Agreement, the 2016 agreement from which Trump vowed to withdraw the U.S. in 2017. On Friday, young people protested around the world, including in the U.S., to pressure...(Read Full Post)
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