As Advocates Demand News Media ‘Cover the Crisis,’ Poll Shows Voters Want Comprehensive Reporting on Climate Change

“To give voters the information they need to make political decisions in an increasingly chaotic world, the media must cover the climate crisis with the accuracy and urgency it deserves.”

Lisa Newcomb
Sep 18, 2020 · 4 min read
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Sunrise L.A. Youth, a hub of the national Sunrise Movement, marched and protested outside CNN’s Los Angeles offices Thursday to demand the outlet “Cover the Crisis” of climate change more thoroughly. (Photo: Sunrise L.A. Youth/Twitter)

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