Torchlight

It’s About Time
by Kevin He -- January 22nd, 2013

For those who haven’t had a chance to listen/watch Obama’s Inauguration speech earlier today, here are the words that rang clearest for me:

We will respond to the threat of climate change, knowing that the failure to do so would betray our children and future generations.

After a campaign in which “climate change” was all but ignored (see here), this signals a new backbone to the Obama administration, one that is no longer worried so much about reelection but about legacy.

 

If you’re interested in watching the rest, here it is.

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