Voters in upcoming elections have a clear and easy choice: vote for Republicans, who in general deny that climate change is real, caused by human activity, and who will do nothing to address the issue, or vote for Democrats, who in general recognize that climate change is real, caused by human activity, and will draft legislation to mitigate its effects.
Former Vice President Al Gore wins a Nobel Prize for his work in publicizing the effects of climate change; current President George W. Bush suppresses testimony of executive branch officials about the severe effects of climate change.
It’s time we register our disapproval of the climate change deniers with our votes.
The Democratic Club of the Conejo Valley will devote its next meeting on Wednesday, November 14, to discussing ideas and “tangible actions we can take to reduce global warming in our community and our homes,” according to its newsletter.
The meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the Goebel Senior Center at 1385 E. Janss Road in Thousand Oaks. For more information, see www.conejodemocrats.com or call 805-675-8785.