"We were essentially saying that climate change is not just a technical problem. It’s not just an issue of emissions. It’s an issue of the systems that have allowed an industry that essentially poisons people to continue" - on climate and racism.
“You can’t appreciate the real toll of the fossil-fuel sector if you’re not looking at it through the lenses of racial justice, economic inequality, and public health.”
"We were essentially saying that climate change is not just a technical problem. It’s not just an issue of emissions. It’s an issue of the systems that have allowed an industry that essentially poisons people to continue." — on climate and racism
Decarbonization is a race to replace a century-old model of an energy system over the next 15 years, and this is exactly right -- via
A Green New Deal architect explains how the protests and climate crisis are connected ✊🏽✊🏽✊🏽
"climate change is not just a technical problem...It’s an issue of the systems that have allowed an industry that essentially poisons people to continue, ... It comes down to issues of race and class and place."