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on August 23, 2019 in World News

Sanders Calls for Criminal Prosecution of Fossil Fuel Executives over the Planet’s ‘Destruction’

by Hannah Bleau Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) called for the criminal prosecution of fossil fuel executives – citing the “destruction they have knowingly caused” – as part of his massive $16 trillion Green New Deal proposal unveiled Thursday. The presidential candidate unveiled his comprehensive climate change proposal which calls for a $16.3 trillion investment in public investment hitting a variety of angles, from expanding existing entitlement programs to pouring billions into a Green Climate Fund. Sanders cited the scientific community’s “consensus” that we must “transform our energy system away from fossil fuels”: Bernie Sanders: We Must End Fossil Fuels,...

by Hannah Bleau Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) called for the criminal prosecution of fossil fuel executives – citing the “destruction they have knowingly caused” – as part of his massive $16 trillion Green New Deal proposal unveiled Thursday. The...

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