Malcolm Fraser supports crazy action on climate change
"Are you going to stop insuring your house against fire because of economic problems?" he asked.
No, because if your house burns down, the insurance will (should) pay up to enable you to build a new one. On the other hand, let's just remind ourselves, if Australia cuts its emissions to zero tomorrow, it will have zero effect on the climate, even if CO2 drives temperature. It will, however, have a catastrophic effect on our economy and our standards of living.
Politicians, even those with as much experience as Malcolm Fraser, can be unbelievably naïve sometimes.
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