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Old 08-23-2019, 07:07 PM
 
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U.S. military is world's biggest polluter.

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Abolish the U.S. military, Team Blue? Whose boots will Team Red lick though?

Oh no!
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Old 08-23-2019, 10:07 PM
 
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They are clearing land to grow more soybeans for the Chinese market. Not sure what you expect anyone to do about this. You certainly can't blame it on Trump or conservatives. Blame it on the Chinese for refusing to work with Trump, and instead choosing to build up Brazil so they can meet the Chinese markets immense demand for soybeans.
Yes. Once again China is an enemy to our environment and basically the entire human race.

It's completely unnecessary.
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Old 08-23-2019, 10:10 PM
 
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More people require more farmed lands.

Liberal immigration policies, open borders, makes the situation worse.
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Old 08-23-2019, 10:13 PM
 
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More people require more farmed lands.

Liberal immigration policies, open borders, makes the situation worse.
Or building vertical farms..
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Old 08-23-2019, 10:15 PM
 
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Or building vertical farms..
Which requires enormous amounts of water and a carbon footprint to get them to market.
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Old 08-23-2019, 10:19 PM
 
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They are clearing land to grow more soybeans for the Chinese market. Not sure what you expect anyone to do about this. You certainly can't blame it on Trump or conservatives.
just wait, my friend.
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Old 08-23-2019, 10:26 PM
 
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Or building vertical farms..
growing grains/soybeans on vertical farms sounds like a non-starter.
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Old 08-23-2019, 11:53 PM
 
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Which requires enormous amounts of water and a carbon footprint to get them to market.
*sits back,
*sigh

True.. true..
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Old 08-23-2019, 11:57 PM
 
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https://theintercept.com/2019/07/06/...medium=ios_app

A feedback loop in which the forest begins to dry and burn in a cascading system collapse.
And? What are we supposed to do about it? We have no influence.
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Old Yesterday, 12:02 AM
 
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And? What are we supposed to do about it? We have no influence.
Get a beer sit back, watch the world burn. Guess thatís all we can do..
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