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Mariame Kaba on Ferguson, Daphne Wysham on US/China Climate Deal November 25, 2014 | 6:30pm
The White House's climate emissions deal with China was praised throughout the media as a big step in the right direction. One liberal columnist told readers not to listen to the "yes but" naysayers. But critics of the deal are worth listening to; we'll speak with one, Daphne Wysham of the Center for Sustainable Economy.