CLIMATE GOALS GAP. A portion of a graphic in a United Nations Environment Program report shows the gap between commitments for cuts in greenhouse gas emissions filed with the United Nations by the world's nations (the orange band) and a track (blue) deemed safe. The gray area reflects projections with no policy. Yellow is existing policies.
Teddy Roosevelt on the influence of corporate money in politics. Much of the destruction of the environment and global atmosphere is a function of corporate profiteering driven by government influence and subsidies.