Bernie Sanders: ‘We Have to Welcome People All Over the World’ Fleeing Climate Change

CNS News | 9/20/2019 | Staff
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“God knows how many millions and millions and millions of people are going to be dispossessed” by climate change, and the U.S. needs to welcome them, presidential hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) said Thursday.

In an interview with MSNBC, Sanders said he would support the U.S. government creating a new refugee category specifically for people from “all over the world” wanting to come to America to flee climate change.

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But, there are already so many climate refugees in these countries today that the U.S. should actually try to help at least some of them “stay there,” Sen. Sanders admitted:

"Yeah, I think that [a climate refugee category] is absolutely something that we have to...
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