When Linda arrived at the community laundry room of her mobile home park, her friends were standing along the street holding their baskets of dirty clothes. When she asked why they weren’t already in the room, they answered, “You’ll see!”
Linda passed them by and entered the laundry room to find only one other person in there. From her hijab, it was clear that she was a Muslim woman.
Prolonged heat waves and more intense rainstorms are likely consequences of climate change.
Our children and grandchildren will find it strange that, faced with climate change, we not only continue using fossil fuels, but also spend billions on asphaltic pavements that need re-topping or slurry sealing every 7 years.