Susan O’Keeffe: Politicians are fighting fire with hot air
There was hand-wringing and warnings for older people, babies, cars, trains and dogs this week, but little political will to take hard decisions on the greatest crisis of our time
There will be no us and them. No, it’s harder for you than for me. It’s going to be hard for everyone whatever way round it works. That’s the price for the climate carnage we have created. And continue to create.
That Wordle-word ‘change,’ used to describe what’s happening with the world’s climate system is a bit like describing a raging fire as a flickering flame. And we saw enough flames on our telly screens ...