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Earth Day rally 2022

Young activists mark Earth Day 2022 at a rally in Washington.

Gemunu Amarasinghe

Americans doubt individual actions can slow climate change

An AP-NORC poll released Monday shows that in three years, the number of Americans polled who believe their actions can slow climate change dropped from 66% to 52%. The poll also shows that the eco-friendly actions people take are often motivated by finances, rather than environmental concerns.

GUEST: John Kotcher, Research Assistant Professor, Center for Climate Change Communication at George Mason University

Kim Cobb, Director, Institute at Brown for Environment and Society

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