Trump and global warming: the right fight

The president-elect should understand that America needs to shoulder global responsibilities, and that in doing so America will benefit by owning the technologies of the future

A key passage from this Guardian Editorial is the following, and Trump should pay due heed to this:

“Politicians in nations such as France and Mexico threaten punitive carbon tariffs on American exports if the United States, the world’s second biggest polluter, attempts to free-ride on the efforts of others when it comes to global warming. This would not be a good idea, but the lack of leadership from Mr Trump’s team has engendered worldwide exasperation.”

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