As President Joe Biden convenes a virtual climate summit on Thursday with 40 world leaders, he faces a vexing task: how to put forward a nonbinding but symbolic goal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions that will have a tangible impact on climate change efforts not only in the U.S. but throughout the world. The emissions target, eagerly awaited by all sides of the climate debate, will signal how aggressively Biden wants to move on climate change, a divisive and expensive issue that has riled Republicans to complain about job-killing government overreach even as some on the left worry Biden has not gone far enough to address a profound threat to the planet.
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Oh no not the climate! Emissions goal? Is that what China and India set when they're polluting the fuck out of the place? Fuck off. No one wants to live like they're in a 3rd world country. Nuclear power is the only way we're going to get off of fossil fuels and the same people demanding the latter don't want the former. That and all the activists are shit hypocrites, "hey everyone I'm going to fly around on my private jet calling you a piece of shit for emissions of carbon while my yearly use equals what several tens of families use on average in a year. Can't you see how wrong you are?"

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