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Excerpt: "Hillary Rodham Clinton says young people understand the significant threat of climate change and that she hopes there will be a mass movement that demands political change."

Clinton speaking at the Clinton Global Initiative University meeting in 2014. (photo:
Clinton speaking at the Clinton Global Initiative University meeting in 2014. (photo:

Hillary Clinton Wants 'Mass Movement' on Climate Change

By Associated Press

23 March 14


illary Rodham Clinton says young people understand the significant threat of climate change and that she hopes there will be a mass movement that demands political change.

The potential 2016 presidential candidate says at a Clinton Global Initiative University panel that young people are much more committed to doing something to address climate change. Clinton says it isn’t “just some ancillary issue” but will determine the quality of life for many people.

The former secretary of state cited global warming as a major issue that students could face in the future.

She made the comments Saturday during an interview with late-night TV host Jimmy Kimmel at Arizona State University. The weekend gathering also features former President Bill Clinton and their daughter, Chelsea. your social media marketing partner


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+6 # nice2bgreat 2014-03-23 17:08
What about a leadership movement, Hillary?

You want us all to hold your hand, dearie?
-1 # Eliza D 2014-03-24 10:56
Right on,nice2bgreat. Don't most people simply want someone else to "do something" about our world's problems? I thought leaders were supposed to be the ones who are paid to actually do something about them! No Hillary! Dump them all and get third parties in office.
+5 # slocan 2014-03-23 17:35
Hillary's version of Obama's bringing hope the United States on his first run for President. It is a perfect hook to suck in the young who could make or break her run. She would just have to position herself at the head of this altruistic movement. I suspect it is a deep lustful feeling inside her to be the first woman President of the United States of America.
-1 # tpmco 2014-03-24 04:49
You're right.
+6 # Billy Bob 2014-03-23 22:38
In other words, Corporate Shillary doesn't want to do anything about it. If elected president (and she IS running, whether some people admit it or not), she promises to stand back and let other people do something about it. After all, we know that presidents and members of Congress have no authority, right?
-1 # RLF 2014-03-24 05:40
Oh! Hillary will do her part...she will use the military to get rid of as many people in the world as possible. That being her strength, she should do what she is really good at...right?
-1 # nice2bgreat 2014-03-24 07:14
Obama's maxim: I guess you didn't make me do it.
-2 # Billy Bob 2014-03-24 08:28
That's right. ELECTING THEM WAS "making them do it". Apparently, they want to be threatened unless they don't follow through on the will of the electorate.
+6 # Byronator 2014-03-23 23:08
Where does she stand on Keystone XL? On fracking? I think she made a comment once, to paraphrase, that global warming was nothing to fret about, just like summer everywhere, all the time. I wonder if my dog would trust Hillary. (P.S., I'm a life-long Democrat.)
+1 # tpmco 2014-03-24 04:55
And another comment that there's too much money in drug trade--to do anything about the " drug war".

She's got no ideas.
-17 # Abigail 2014-03-24 00:10
Global warming and cooling is not just a recent phenomenon. Long before man came onto the earth, there were episodes, as shown by glacial striations found on rocks in Florida, coral remains near the Great lakes etc. Without confronting the reality of these events, we are spitting in the wind. Mankind is very conceited to think that we have so much influence!
-6 # Arden 2014-03-24 04:39
The unintended (?) effects of HAARP's weather manipulation may be the cause of Arctic warming and the extraordinarily cold temperatures in the US and also the cause of California's drought. Please read the article:
+5 # tanis 2014-03-24 07:40
Hillary, what about your investment in XL pipeline? We have heard many many broad generalizations about what we need and don't need and so far most of them are just political blah blah. Is that what you are really saying? I think most people, young and old are sick of political blah blah.
-2 # dandevries 2014-03-24 18:26
Anyone but her. Simply not to be trusted in any regard. As though any of them are, of course. Or off course.
-2 # tigerlillie 2014-03-24 23:19
Does Hillary imagine that young people are going to line up behind her if she spews out enough crap? Dream o
-2 # tigerlillie 2014-03-24 23:20
Oops. It's "Dream on."
0 # neorat 2014-03-27 10:31
What Hilary and most politicians know about climate is about as much as what Creationists know about Cosmology.

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