U.S. Border Crisis Fueled by Climate Refugees

Globally, climate change could displace over 200 million people by 2050
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Democracy Now! - April 23, 2021

... our findings indicate that climate change is already acting as a driver of migration in the Northern Triangle. We know people leave for multiple reasons. We know those have to do with the social conditions, economics, politics, violence. But we know that climate is accelerating, in many cases, those and amplifying those factors. So we have to prepare for that. And we have to plan around migration. We know — we can’t expect it to just happen and, you know, have those lives upended and at risk. - Democracy Now!