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New Report Details How G20 Nations Spend $77 Billion a Year to Destroy Climate

Even after the world’s largest economies adopted the landmark Paris agreement to tackle the climate crisis in late 2015, governments continued to pour $77 billion a year in public finance into propping up the fossil fuel industry, according to a report released Wednesday. “Our planet is hurtling towards climate catastrophe and these countries are pouring …

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‘World Leaders Seem in Denial’: Demands for Radical Global Action on Coronavirus as Virtual G20 Summit Ends With Vague Promises

Leaders of the world’s largest economies expressed confidence after a virtual G20 summit Thursday that they “will overcome” the global coronavirus pandemic, but critics said optimistic statements and vague promises will do nothing to stem the disease outbreak in the absence of immediate, coordinated, and sweeping action. “World leaders seem in denial about the scale …

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