There is a range of perspectives on climate change, from it doesn’t exist to human activity is the primary cause. The different views on climate change also contribute to the different perspectives concerning resource extraction and use. Some believe humans can continue to use fossil fuels indefinitely, while others think we should find other sources of energy.
Recently, Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Senator Ed Markey proposed a New Green Deal. https://www.bbc.com/news/amp/science-environment-47198581
The United States is the world’s second largest carbon dioxide emitter after China. However, the U.S. is far ahead of many other countries in terms of per capita emissions.
1.What are your thoughts on the New Green Deal? Do you think a proposal such as the NGD is necessary? Why or why not? Is the NGD feasible? Why or why not? (80 words)
- Do you think humans are the only reason climate change has become a problem, or do you think this was inevitable? (50 words)
- How should the government respond to the economical loss in dealing with climate and environmental issues? (50 words)
- And come up a new question.
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