Climate Bill Should Reflect Our Values
Climate change poses grave dangers to the world’s poor and America’s national security. Our failure to answer the call to be good stewards of God’s creation has consequences. As food, water, and land become scarce due to climate change, millions of people here at home and globally are suffering and American security is endangered by the the threat of political destabilization in regions around the world. An unprecedented assembly of religious and military leaders have come out urging our leaders to craft energy and climate policy that will create jobs, reduce our dependence on foreign oil, and pay special attention to the needs of those most affected by climate change and our attempts to combat it.
Why we need comprehensive clean energy and climate legislation.
Learn More about efforts to protect those who are most vulnerable from the effects climate change.
Read the widespread support from religious, military, and political leaders for prioritizing those most affected by climate change.
See the media’s response to the chorus of the faithful calling for energy and climate policy that reflects our values.
Learn about the media tour featuring General John W. Douglas, talking about the threat of climate change to our national security.
Get the facts about how climate change threatens our national security.
Read the report by Oxfam America, Climate Change Adaptation: Enabling people living in poverty to adapt.