Practically speaking, we probably need to deal with entitlement reform first in order to free up material time and resources for implementing climate change solutions. Entitlements by themselves will bankrupt the country.
One of the many problems with our democracy today is the high voter turn out of elderly Americans. High voter turn out means power, and the this large group of Americans is not very constructive when it comes to entitlement reform.
It's ironic that the democratic party is less open to entitlement reform while also being more open to climate change solutions. In a world of scarcity, they are linked...
Published on 23 September 2015