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Bill McKibben's Climate State of the Union In Response to Trump's 'Beautiful, Clean Coal'

On Tuesday night at President Trump’s first State of the Union, there were two words conspicuously missing from Trump’s lengthy address: climate change. Trump did, however, celebrate “beautiful, clean coal” and the rollback of key regulations to protect the environment. For more on the State of the Union, we speak with 350.org co-founder Bill McKibben and with The Nation publisher Katrina vanden Heuvel. McKibben also discusses tonight's "Climate State of the Union," an event hosted by 350.org and joined by Bernie Sanders.

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