I spent the better part of this week waiting for rain back in my Gatundu village. No longer does it rain when expected, and the dry spells are becoming longer and more devastating with each passing year. Although rejecting the evidence of our eyes has become the trend in some parts of the world, the reason is quite simple — climate change. GLOBAL WARMINGI’ve failed to understand why some important global leaders have consistently denied there is anything like climate change and that the world is facing irreparable ecological ruin due to human activities. Global warming, the deniers insist, is an old wives’ tale concocted to scare away industrialists and impoverish investors in fossil fuel production.
Source: Daily Nation May 17, 2019 21:33 UTC