Nathan Hultman, nonresident senior fellow in Global Economy and Development, outlines Trump’s upcoming executive order on U.S. climate policy and anticipates how it will impact our future economic and environmental goals.
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[In reaction to Donald Trump Jr's tweet on air pollution and the relationship between pollution and socioeconomic status] It’s been well established that poorer folks and minority communities tend to live in areas that are more polluted. This isn't particularly new. [The tweet] contradicts what we know, and it's based in ignorance.