Climate Scientist Quits NASA In Order To Testify Against The Government
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Having the courage of his convictions, Hansen became more of an activist in recent years, lending the weight of drug abilify websites his considerable experience and credentials to the cause of fighting climate change. He has put his butt on the line
in spite of the concern it caused his colleagues and I am sure NASA. He has been arrested a few times at protests, much to the chagrin of his employer and his scientific associates. But he became dedicated to making a difference what ever the consequences. He has also been arrested for protesting mountaintop mining, and the Keystone XL Pipeline. But he makes no bones about it saying "At my age," which is 72, " I am not worried about having an arrest record." But he is worried about our future.
After lending his energy to conventional means of persuasion from letter writing to protests James came to the conclusion that what ever results may come from such action it would be to little to late to save earth from dire consequences. He felt that at this point, legal action to force the government to adopt stricter controls on greenhouse gas emissions was the buy dapoxetine online only option that might get results fast enough to make a difference. But there was one obstacle to acting on this conviction. As he said in an interview with the New York Times "As a government employee, you can’t testify against the government.” So his only option was to quit his job at NASA. Now that he is retiring, he can finally pursue helping climate activists that are suing the U.S. government.
He feels that the US government is guilty of crimes against the climate and Hansen has lent his weight behind legal actions designed to compel the government to adopt responsible pubic policy surrounding the climate crisis. He sees this issue as both urgent and levitra cost in mexico critical to our collective destiny.
It’s a game changer…."If we burn even a substantial fraction of the fossil fuels(we are currently using), we guarantee there’s going to be unstoppable changes" in the telerieg.net climate of the earth, he said. "We’re going to leave a situation for young people and future generations that they may have no way to deal with."
Here is another Eco Hero that is walking his talk and is willing to put it all on the line for future generations! BRAVO James E Hansen. You are an inspiration to all of us!