How 16-year-old Greta Thunberg’s rise could backfire on environmentalists
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How 16-year-old Greta Thunberg’s rise could backfire on environmentalists

Youth activist Greta Thunberg speaks at the Climate Action Summit at the United Nations on September 23, 2019 in New York City. While the United States will not be participating, China and about 70 other countries are expected to make announcements concerning climate change.Stephanie Keith | Getty ImagesSixteen-year-old Greta Thunberg from Sweden is the new…

Trump officials threaten to withhold highway funds from California for its ‘chronic air quality problems’
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Trump officials threaten to withhold highway funds from California for its ‘chronic air quality problems’

Trump administration officials threatened this week to withhold federal highway funds from California, arguing that it failed to show what steps it is taking to improve its air quality. The move by the Environmental Protection Agency escalates the fierce battle between President Trump and the left-leaning state, and could put billions in federal funds in…