Apr 22, 2021
What would it take to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 50%?
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That's what President Joe Biden is pledging the U.S. will do by the end of the decade. The announcement is part of a virtual climate summit that started today. Plus, after the murder of George Floyd, the University of Miami pledged to support research and academic projects aimed at dismantling racism. That's led to a program in Native American and Indigenous studies.
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Biden is making the announcement as a global climate summit of dozens of world leaders kicks off.
The University of Miami is moving to address a gap: "We have no Indigenous perspectives on our campus," one professor said.
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