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James Hansen: Why I must speak out about climate change Unique fee system to reduce global warming and stimulate economy.
This is a must see video. Hansen explains how fast we are reaching a tipping-point of no return. He explains that it is immoral to leave a climate spinning out of control to our children and grand-children. He ends with a simple and unique fee system that will reduce greenhouse gases and stimulate the economy. Greenhouse gas producers pay a fee based on the amount of their releases and then 100% of this fee is given to U.S. citizens on a per capita basis to help stimulate the economy and create jobs.
James Hansen is Adjunct Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences at Columbia University’s Earth Institute. He was trained in physics and astronomy in the space science program of James Van Allen at the University of Iowa. His early research on the clouds of Venus helped identify their composition as sulfuric acid. Since the late 1970s, he has focused his research on Earth's climate, especially human-made climate change.
Hansen is known for his testimony on climate change to congressional committees in the 1980s that helped raise broad awareness of the global warming issue. Hansen is recognized for speaking truth to power, for identifying ineffectual policies as greenwash, and for outlining the actions that the public must take to protect the future of young people and the other species on the planet.
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