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France's Gas Tax Disaster Shows We Can't Save Earth by Screwing Over Poor People

The mass revolt against [the gas tax] doesn’t mean those groups oppose climate action. It means that Macron needs to include them in discussions about the best way to address climate change as part of a just transition, something the world at-large is grappling with as it aims to get a handle on carbon emissions.

December 5, 2018