A heat wave across Oregon, Washington, and Idaho is revealing the inequities of climate change. Americans are tired of bankrolling the chaos. Will Congress listen and end fossil fuel subsidies?
For decades, the fossil fuel industry has enjoyed outlandish subsidies from taxpayers. Congress and the administration finally have the opportunity to stop the handouts, and address climate change, corporate power, and racial justice.
The global financial sector must help bring about a green and just recovery from COVID-19.