We are now getting reports of new record temperatures in the Arctic and the highest levels of CO2 in the entire time that humans have been on the planet.
What is really extreme is the short-term thinking of this quarter’s profits without regard for climate change on such a massive scale that millions of species are on the verge of extinction at human hands.
Billionaire owners, investors and executives in Big Carbon are only watching out for their bank balances and quarterly investment portfolio statements, even as their own internal communications going back to the 1950’s prove that they knew their products were causing a rapid acceleration of climate change in the form of accelerate extreme fluctuations of both higher warm temperatures, lower cold temperatures, increased droughts, floods and wildfires, displacement of usual weather patterns and increases in violent weather with overall increases in the global mean temperature.
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