12 Sep '17, 10am

Pope Francis: humanity will go down if climate change is not addressed

Pope Francis: humanity will go down if climate change is not addressed

When Francis was questioned whether or not political leaders who do not work with other countries to address climate change should be held “morally responsible for future effects on the planet,” he had an interesting response. “You can see the effects of climate change and scientists have clearly said what path we have to follow,” said Francis, referring to the fact that 97 percent of climate scientists agree global warming is caused by human activity. “All of us have a responsibility, all of us, small or large, a moral responsibility. We have to take it seriously. We can’t joke about it,” he added. “Each person has their own. Even politicians have their own.”

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