Future historians — if there are any future historians — will almost surely say that the most important thing happening in the world during December 2015 was the climate talks in Paris. True, nothing agreed to in Paris will be enough, by itself, to solve the problem of global warming. But the talks could mark a turning point, the beginning of the kind of international action needed to avert catastrophe.Then again, they might not; we may be doomed. And if we are, you know who will be responsible: the Republican Party.

Source: Republicans’ Climate Change Denial Denial – The New York Times