But depending on who you may ask Joe Biden either has done just slightly better or just as bad as Donald Trump. As climate talks continue to get underway in Glasgow, America’s Joe Biden reportedly used some of his first remarks as means to apologize for one of America ‘s most epic failures (probably ever.)
“I shouldn’t apologize, but I do apologize for the fact the United States, the last administration, pulled out of the Paris Accords and put us sort of behind the eight ball a little bit,” he said, per the AP.
Other nations are calling the world’s failures to address climate change a “death sentence” for island nations like Barbados for example. Others like France are demanding that nations especially richer ones step further up to play their part in reducing emissions on a global scale.