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Gore criticizes Obama's inaction on environment




Former US Vice-President and environmental activist Al Gore speaks during an environmental summit in Guayaquil, Ecuador on March 17, 2011.
Former US Vice-President and environmental activist Al Gore speaks during an environmental summit in Guayaquil, Ecuador on March 17, 2011.
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As much as half of the oceans species will become extinct in the next few decades if global warming isn't halted. This according to a new report. Also today, in Rolling Stone Magazine, Al Gore has issued a pointed attack on President Obama and other U.S. leaders for not taking on climate change. Andrew Revkin is here to talk about all of this. He writes on the environment for the New York Times at the Dot-Earth blog.