Samantha Gross, fellow in the Cross-Brookings Initiative on Energy and Climate, responds to President Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement and articulates why this withdrawal is such a mistake.

Trump’s Paris Agreement withdrawal: What it means and what comes next 

Paris Agreement enjoys more support than Donald Trump 

As Trump weighs Paris Climate agreement, 6 ways the world has changed

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