Re: “Our warming debate pits science against politics” (Michael Gerson column, 10-13).
Gerson provides the best explanation of the science and the clearest understanding of the political realities that I have read in current news. He understands correctly that there is no “pause” or “hiatus.”
Each decade – the 1980s, 1990s, and 2000s – has warmed. Research shows that most of the warming and other earth challenges are due largely to our carbon dioxide emissions. There is every expectation that the decades to follow will continue the dangerous trajectory unless we make changes.
I hope Gerson is wrong in …