We are living in the midst of the humanity’s greatest crime.
Every now and then, articles get passed around on Facebook telling us that if we stop [eating meat / flying in airplanes / driving cars / having children / having fun] we can have an impact on climate change. This is complete nonsense.
At the heart of the debate on taxation is the question of whether it is fair or unfair to heavily tax extreme wealth. The fact is, it does not matter.
The public will now have to work more than ever to defend science and public health initiatives against an onslaught of hostile policies and rollbacks.
We need to be a “yes, and…” movement right now, we need to be throwing everything at the wall to see what sticks, and we need to be making longterm commitments to the fight.