Sections

Trump regressive on climate, foreign affairs

TimesLedger Newspapers
Share on TwitterTweet
Share on Facebook
Subscribe

Get our stories in your inbox, free.

Like TimesLedger on Facebook.

The United States, with its love of big cars and blasting air conditioners, has contributed more than most other countries to atmospheric carbon dioxide that is scorching the planet. Despite that, and the overwhelming majority of the scientific community that believes in humanity’s connection with climate change, along with the many CEOs of large corporations who supported the Paris agreement, Donald Trump — presumably on the basis of the advice of his loyal aides who share his ignorance — has chosen to withdraw the United States from the Paris agreement.

Were that not enough to recognize his incompetence to serve as president, Trump is also considering reinstating limits on travel and commerce with Cuba, citing human rights abuses.

One of the foremost countries where democracy and human rights do not exist is Saudi Arabia, a country that Trump had no trouble visiting, supporting and extolling.

Donald Trump President? BAH HUMBUG!

Benjamin M. Haber

Flushing

Posted 12:00 am, June 8, 2017
Today’s news:
Share on TwitterTweet
Share on Facebook
Subscribe

Get our stories in your inbox, free.

Like TimesLedger on Facebook.

Reader feedback

marco from queens says:
Mr. Haber seems to be yet another (jealous) snowflake diaper-wearer who's afraid of his own shadow and licks the boots of paranoid schemers such as the unfortunate Al Gore. lolol
June 8, 2017, 4:59 am
narrow minds so sad from Queens says:
This president is protecting our interests. So sad that narrow minded bigots do not see that.
June 8, 2017, 3:58 pm
Cy says:
The most effortless approach to do Emini S&P trading is through the utilization of the Emini S&P
June 8, 2017, 10:04 pm

Enter your comment below

By submitting this comment, you agree to the following terms:

You agree that you, and not TimesLedger.com or its affiliates, are fully responsible for the content that you post. You agree not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening or sexually-oriented material or any material that may violate applicable law; doing so may lead to the removal of your post and to your being permanently banned from posting to the site. You grant to TimesLedger.com the royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual and fully sublicensable license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such content in whole or in part world-wide and to incorporate it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or later developed.

MetroPlus NY Cancer and Blood Specialists NYU Winthrop VillageCareMax

Classifieds

Keep it local!

Stay in touch with your community. Subscribe to our free newsletter:

Optional: