There's a 97% chance this year will be Earth's warmest on record
A 1958 scientific prediction of CO2 driven climate change.
Joan, Naomi Kline's prediction would come true under a co-operative partnership type global response to climate change. Thanks for the quote.
Relevant to Pope Francis recognizing anthropogenic climate change -- and being blasted by climate deniers who are not only more scientifically knowledgeable than the scientists, but also seriously asking "Is the Pope Catholic?" -- this Ramirez cartoon:(click to enlarge)