President Donald Trump has announced that the US is withdrawing from the 2015 Paris climate agreement.
He said moves to negotiate a new “fair” deal that would not disadvantage US businesses and workers would begin.
Mr Trump said during last year’s presidential election campaign that he would take the step to help his country’s oil and coal industries… More at the BBC.
It really is 2017 and 99% of our stupid decisions have hopefully already been made. The problem is when the 1% is controlled by the wrong people.