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Adriaan Basson | Why a Trump defeat will be good for the planet (and us)

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A victory for incumbent Donald Trump would be a further setback in the battle against global warming, while vice-president Joe Biden has promised to prioritise the environment.
A victory for incumbent Donald Trump would be a further setback in the battle against global warming, while vice-president Joe Biden has promised to prioritise the environment.
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Of all President Donald Trump's many sins, his reversal in four years of environmental gains made by former president Barack Obama is arguably his most destructive legacy, writes Adriaan Basson.

I finally sat down to watch Sir David Attenborough's latest documentary, A Life On Our Planet, this weekend, three days before the US elects a president. If you have access to Netflix, please watch it.

Show it to your children, family and friends. It should be prescribed viewing in our schools.

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