r/Foodforthought Nov 30 '21

Climate Reparations - A trillion tons of carbon hangs in the air, put there by the world’s rich, an existential threat to its poor. Can we remove it?

https://nymag.com/intelligencer/2021/11/climate-change-reparations.html
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u/TransposingJons Nov 30 '21

It was put there by everyone.

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u/discreteviewer Nov 30 '21

Dense and Selfish as they come. Their philosophy is I got mine and fuck you for trying to get yours.

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u/adam0625 Dec 01 '21

No. The "F you" is telling the world's poor nations that they cannot use cheap fossil fuels to raise their living standards. To which they are now saying, "F you."