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The Democrats need to have a climate-only TV debate. For Americans and for the rest of us

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A series of global summits mean the months between now and November 2020 will be crucial to the future of climate change. By: Simone Tagliapietra Date: August 6, 2019 Topic: Global Economics & Governance When Catholics are busy choosing a new Pope the whole world watches Italy and when Americans are busy choosing a new president, the whole of Italy watches America. We used to watch for entertainment, but these days we watch because we’re scared.For American voters, climate change now represents a top-tier issue — and Democratic candidates have accordingly put on it increasing emphasis. After all, global warming can well turn out to be a winning issue for them, considering that — according to a recent Washington Post-ABC News poll— only 29 percent of Americans approve Mr. Trump’s

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A series of global summits mean the months between now and November 2020 will be crucial to the future of climate change.

By: Date: August 6, 2019 Topic: Global Economics & Governance

Simone Tagliapietra
Simone Tagliapietra is an expert in international energy and climate issues, with a record of numerous publications covering the European energy markets, the EU energy and climate policy and the Euro-Mediterranean energy relations, with a particular focus on Turkey. He holds a PhD in Institutions and Policies from the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Milan, where he currently collaborates with the Department of International Economics, Institutions and Development.

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