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Current Event April 13, 2017

Clash on Climate Change Beliefs within a Family


Southwestern Pennsylvania is coal country, though most of the mining and steel jobs are long gone. A reporter talked with a father and daughter who have very different outlooks on life. The father is skeptical about climate change. His daughter is in college with plans to be an engineer and work on environmental issues. Their first conversation about climate change happened a year ago and was revisited recently. Listen to hear the common ground and differences in opinion between this father and daughter.

Climate Change Environment Politics Economy

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AIR DATE: 02/16/2017


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