With Syria announcing its commitment to the Paris Agreement, the United States is now the only country in the world to reject the climate accord. We should be ashamed.Read More
It was pretty easy to see that pulling out of the Paris Agreement on climate change was a boneheaded move when the only other nations not involved were out for unrelated reasons or because they didn't think it was strict enough. But Trump's promises being bad ideas has never stopped him from keeping them before, and he pulled the U.S. out of the agreement to the dismay of people around the world—including Stephen Hawking.Read More
On yesterday's Last Week Tonight, the main story was Donald Trump's decision to take the United States out of the Paris Agreement on climate change, the misinformation that accompanies that choice, and the consequences of doing so.Read More
Nine U.S. States Have Joined A Climate Alliance To Protect the Planet And Uphold the Paris Agreement
Think globally, act locally.
The governors of nine U.S. states - California, Connecticut, Hawaii, Massachusetts, New York, Oregon, Rhode Island, Vermont, and Washington- have joined the U.S. Climate Alliance, a coalition that pledges its members to uphold the tenets of the Paris Agreement.Read More
Adam Ruins Everything Reminds Us Why Trump Withdrawing From the Paris Agreement Hurts Climate Change Efforts
With the U.S. withdrawing from the Paris Agreement, Adam Conover reminds us why it was such an important first step against climate change.Read More