Bernie Sanders Joins Climate Strikers in Iowa: This Is a ‘Global Existential Crisis’

Breitbart | 12/8/2019 | Staff
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Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) joined climate change strikers outside of the Iowa Capitol Building in Des Moines as part of Friday’s global climate strike.

Sanders joined youth activists in Iowa on Friday as part of the climate strikes held by protesters across the globe and thanked those in attendance for being there and “understanding what the President of the United States does not understand.”

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“And that is that climate change is not a hoax, but climate change is a terrible, terrible reality impacting our country and the entire world today,” Sanders said. “Not tomorrow, but today.”

He told the group of activists:

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And the bad news is, that what the scientists have told us is that they have underestimated the severity and the degree to which climate change is ravaging our country and the entire world, and what they have told us — and unlike the President of the United States, we listen to science.

“And we know that if we’re going to save this planet … we have got to take on the fossil fuel industry, and we have got to transform our energy system away from fossil fuel,” he said, calling for “sustainable energy.”

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