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How to answer the argument that Australia's emissions are too small to make a difference

  • Written by Matt McDonald, Associate Professor of International Relations, The University of Queensland
How to answer the argument that Australia's emissions are too small to make a difference

After a recent foray into the debate over Australia’s so-called “climate election”, I received plenty of critical replies to my argument that Australians should take climate action more seriously. The most common rebuttal was that Australians were right to focus on other issues at the ballot box because Australia’s...

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