In the NewsNew RepublicOctober 5, 2017

States of Denial

Southern supporters of President Trump are already paying the price of climate change, from crop failures to killer storms. This report cites work from the Climate Impact Lab, noting that in parts of the South the electrical grid will be overwhelmed by an increased need for air conditioners, and heat-related illnesses and deaths will soar. Co-director Solomon Hsiang is interviewed.