Incoming Joe Biden Climate Team Blames Climate Change On ‘Systemic Racism’

Have you noticed the tendency of the Democrats to blame pretty much anything and everything on racism.

This has been going on for years and if you thought it would end now, think again.

The Biden ‘climate team’ is even blaming racism for climate change.

The Washington Free Beacon reports:

Incoming White House Climate Team Blames ‘Systemic Racism’ for Climate Change

A pair of top incoming White House environmental aides has blamed “systemic racism” as a driver of climate change in an attempt to justify a government-led economic overhaul.

President-elect Joe Biden named progressive policy adviser Maggie Thomas as Office of Domestic Climate Policy chief of staff and climate advocate Cecilia Martinez as “senior director for environmental justice” on Thursday. Both Thomas and Martinez have cited racial inequality as perpetuating climate change, arguing that the Biden administration’s environmental policy must be centered on “racial and economic justice.”

“Unless intentionally interrupted, systemic racism will continue to be a major obstacle to creating a healthy planet,” Martinez said in a 2019 press release touting her “Equitable & Just” climate platform. “The only path forward is to design national climate policies that are centered on justice.”

For Thomas and Martinez, such policies require “massive” government spending and the “realignment of public dollars at all levels.” Thomas’s climate plan demands “trillions” in public investment—not only to “crack down” on oil production and shift away from the nation’s “fossil fuel economy” but also to fund welfare programs, including rent and utility relief. Martinez’s platform calls for much of the same, including increased government investment into “affordable and quality housing.”

It’s looking like Biden’s presidency is going to be the Obama years all over again.

Get ready to hear that anything the Democrats don’t like is racism.

 

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