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Why Governor Jerry Brown Was Booed at the Bonn Climate Summit

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Mon, 11/13/2017 (All day)

Spare a little pity for Jerry Brown. The California governor has been standing up admirably to Donald Trump on many issues, but especially on climate change—even threatening to launch scientific satellites to replace the ones that Washington wants to ground.

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Nearly 200 nations join together to fight climate change in historic Paris agreement

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Mon, 12/14/2015 (All day)

Representatives from nearly 200 countries made common cause in the fight against climate change Saturday, adopting an agreement they hope will avert some of the worst effects of global warming and shift economies around the world to cleaner energy sources.

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Why a Climate Deal Is the Best Hope for Peace

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Thu, 11/19/2015 (All day)

Soon after the horrific terror attacks in Paris, last Friday, our phones filled with messages from friends and colleagues: “So are they going to cancel the Paris climate summit?” “The drums of war are beating.