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  • Donald Trump - Donald Trump exaggerates US energy independence September 13, 2019
    The Truth-o-Meter says: Half-True | Donald Trump exaggerates US energy independence President Donald Trump, eager to make good on a campaign promise to end the United States’ reliance on foreign energy, claimed a premature victory. "We are ending decades of foreign energy reliance to unleash the blessings of American energy independence," Trump said Sept. 12 […]
  • Donald Trump - Trump wrongly claims China is having its ‘worst year in 57 years’ September 10, 2019
    The Truth-o-Meter says: Mostly False | Trump wrongly claims China is having its ‘worst year in 57 years’ President Donald Trump exaggerated China’s economic slowdown during a recent rally for congressional candidate Dan Bishop in Fayetteville, N.C. "I want China to do well, and I hope they do well, but they’ve had now the worst […]
  • Donald Trump - Trump said ‘almost all models predicted’ Dorian would hit Alabama. He’s wrong September 5, 2019
    The Truth-o-Meter says: Pants on Fire! | Trump said ‘almost all models predicted’ Dorian would hit Alabama. He’s wrong Armed with spaghetti models and a Sharpie-doctored map, President Donald Trump defended his efforts to declare that once upon a time, Alabama was poised to face Hurricane Dorian’s wrath. He even went so far as to […]
  • Donald Trump - Trump correct about natural gas trends in New York and Pennsylvania September 4, 2019
    The Truth-o-Meter says: Mostly True | Trump correct about natural gas trends in New York and Pennsylvania President Donald Trump kept up his criticism of New York during a recent speech in Pennsylvania about energy and manufacturing.   "From 2010 to 2017, natural gas production plummeted by nearly 70 percent in New York, but it soared […]
  • Donald Trump - Trump misleads NC about Dan McCready's immigration stances August 30, 2019
    The Truth-o-Meter says: Mostly False | Trump misleads NC about Dan McCready's immigration stances A North Carolina Congressional race may provide some fresh clues about how Americans are feeling about President Trump ahead of the 2020 presidential election. Trump plans to hold a rally in Fayetteville on Sept. 9, the day before the special election for District […]
  • Donald Trump - Donald Trump misleads on Russia, Crimea, Obama and the G-8 August 27, 2019
    The Truth-o-Meter says: Mostly False | Donald Trump misleads on Russia, Crimea, Obama and the G-8   President Donald Trump entered the G-7 summit in Biarritz, France, urging his fellow members to re-admit Russia to the group, from which it had been expelled in 2014. Other G-7 members gave the idea a cool reception.  During […]
  • Donald Trump - Donald Trump miscasts the money and the terms in the Iran nuclear deal August 27, 2019
    The Truth-o-Meter says: Mostly False | Donald Trump miscasts the money and the terms in the Iran nuclear deal The G7 meeting closed with a possible sign of reduced tensions between Iran and the United States. After months of charges and counter charges, both President Donald Trump and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani floated the idea […]
  • Donald Trump - Donald Trump incorrect that U.S. dollar is strongest it's ever been August 22, 2019
    The Truth-o-Meter says: False | Donald Trump incorrect that U.S. dollar is strongest it's ever been   Is the U.S. dollar stronger against other currencies than it’s ever been? President Donald Trump said so — at least four times in one day. First, Trump tweeted on Aug. 21, 2019, that the United States has the […]
  • Donald Trump - Donald Trump wrong on Google manipulating election results August 19, 2019
    The Truth-o-Meter says: False | Donald Trump wrong on Google manipulating election results In his latest effort to recast his election win as an even bigger victory than the ballot box showed, President Donald Trump tweeted out an eye-popping — but unsubstantiated — claim.  "Wow, Report Just Out! Google manipulated from 2.6 million to 16 […]
  • Donald Trump - Trump falsely takes credit for two large industrial projects in Louisiana and Pennsylvania August 16, 2019
    The Truth-o-Meter says: False | Trump falsely takes credit for two large industrial projects in Louisiana and Pennsylvania President Donald Trump has been taking credit for very large industrial projects in Louisiana and Pennsylvania. At a rally in Manchester, N.H., Trump said his policies were critical. "In Pennsylvania we just opened up a $10 billion […]
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Half of all land must be kept in a natural state to protect Earth

New science says land conservation must double by 2030 to prevent dangerous warming and unravelling of ecosystems.

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/environment/2019/04/science-study-outlines-30-percent-conservation-2030/

source: National Geographic

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