On Thursday June 1st, President Trump confirmed his decision to withdraw from the 195-signatory Paris Agreement on Climate Change, joining Syria and Nicaragua as the only countries not to be party to it. For a good article on what this means, click here.
Since the decision, many people have been contacting the White House to let them know what they think of this decision. Please consider doing this – leave comments for the President on 202-456-1111. Please also contact your US Representatives about this matter. Click here for Rep. Betty McCollum’s response to the decision to leave the Agreement. And here for what the Sierra Club has to say on this “historic mistake”. It will now be down to individual states and cities to work on climate change, so be ready to speak up on this matter.