Nobody is so constituted as to be able to live everywhere and anywhere; and he who has great duties to perform, which lay claim toall his strength, has, in this respect, a very limited choice. the influence of climate upon the bodily functionsextends so far, that a blunder in the choice of locality and climate is able not only to alienate a man from his actual duty, but also to withhold it from him altogether, so that he never even comes face to face with it.
Millennial voters are very concerned about climate change and will vote for candidates who are planning to address it. But the systems that are in place - people talk about gerrymandering and the money that's in politics, this is a real thing, a real effect - and it's hard for climate change-denying legislators to get voted out. But i predict it will happen.
As for climate change, it's by now widely accepted by the scientific community that we have entered a new geological era, the anthropocene, in which the earth's climate is being radically modified by human action, creating a very different planet, one that may not be able to sustain organized human life in anything like a form we would want to tolerate.
[donald] trump has been very inconsistent on many things; on twitter he's been all over the place, but some of it is very consistent. That is: do nothing about climate change except make it worse. And he's not just speaking for himself, but for the whole republican party, the whole leadership. It's already had impact, it will have worse impact.