May 5, 2014
Sacrificing Africa for Climate Change
Caleb Rossiter, Wall Street Journal
The Associated Press
Every year environmental groups celebrate a night when institutions in developed countries (including my own university) turn off their lights as a protest against fossil fuels. They say their goal is to get America and Europe to look from space like Africa: dark, because of minimal energy use.
But that is the opposite of what's desired by Africans I know.
TAGGED: Development, Global Warming, Climate Change, Africa