“The United States has failed to take action to mitigate climate change thanks in part to the large number of religious Americans who believe the world has a set expiration date.
Research by David C. Barker of the University of Pittsburgh and David H. Bearce of the University of Colorado uncovered that belief in the biblical end-times was a motivating factor behind resistance to curbing climate change.”*
A recent study has found that a belief in a biblical end of days is what’s holding many of the religious back on wanting to stop climate change– if you thought natural resources were a gift and that someone would just return to earth and fix our problems, would you? Cenk Uygur, Ben Mankiewicz, and John Iadarola break it down.
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