Two-thirds of Americans believe climate change is either a crisis or a serious problem. And more than half said they wanted the climate crisis to be confronted immediately.
'Americans are waking up': two thirds say climate crisis must be addressed
Two-thirds of Americans believe climate change is either a crisis or a serious problem, with a majority wanting immediate action to address global heating and its damaging consequences, major new polling has found.
While 70% of 18- to 29-year-olds think climate change is a serious problem/crisis, just 58% over 65 concur. Younger people are far more likely to consider it a personal responsibility to address...” #CoveringClimateNow ⁦⁩ poll
Fascinating #ClimateCrisis research tl;dr in the US the reason action isn't being taken seems to be Republicans 'Americans are waking up': two thirds say climate crisis must be addressed
'Americans are waking up': 2/3 say climate crisis must be addressed according to major poll. >1/4 consider climate change a “crisis”, 36% define it as a “serious problem”. 2/10 said it was a minor problem. Only 16% said it was not worrisome.
“Younger Republicans are much more convinced climate change is a crisis and are supportive of action than older Republicans – which has big implications for the future of the party”
64% of Americans call climate change a crisis/serious problem. "While 70% of 18- to 29-year-olds think climate change is a serious problem or crisis, just 58% over 65 concur."
“Our...research has found that this is a critical misunderstanding, promoted by the fossil fuel industry for decades, in order to sow doubt, increase public uncertainty and thus keep people stuck in the status quo, in a ‘wait and see' mode."
According to a poll, 2/3 of Americans say that the #climatecrisis must be addressed. “Americans are finally beginning waking up to the existential threat that the climate emergency poses to our society." [email protected]
Nearly half of Americans still don't appreciate the extent of the scientific consensus on global heating
“This remains a vitally important misunderstanding – if you believe global warming is just a natural cycle, you’re unlikely to support policies intended to reduce carbon pollution, like regulations and taxes”
Two-thirds of Americans believe climate change is either a crisis or a serious problem, with a majority wanting immediate action to address global heating and its damaging consequences, major new polling has found.
“...many Americans still believe scientists themselves are uncertain whether human-caused global warming is happening.”
'Americans are waking up': two thirds say climate crisis must be addressed - that's good; Dems must take note
'Americans are waking up': two thirds say climate crisis must be addressed
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