WATCH: Jeremy Jones Wears A Suit and Talks To Congress

WATCH: Jeremy Jones Wears A Suit and Talks To Congress

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WATCH: Jeremy Jones Wears A Suit and Talks To Congress

Protect Our Winters founder and legendary snowboarder, Jeremy Jones threw on a monkey suit so he could get in front of Congress yesterday and try to change some minds.

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His mission? Convince certain members of the house to embrace the science behind human produced climate change. Good luck fighting the good fight Mr. Jones!

The US is the only industrialized country that does not embrace the science behind climate change. We’re still debating whether it’s real, while the rest of the world has moved on to clean energy innovation and leadership.  Show up and send a message Saturday at the #peoplesclimatemarch that business as usual is no longer acceptable. Find a march near you at @protectourwinters  #depoliticizeclimatechange  #idratherbesnowboarding” – Jeremy Jones

The fact climate change is a political issue is our biggest hurdle in embracing real solutions on climate change. I wish this was not the case. When I started POW I really tried to stay away from the politics of it. But the Bush/Gore election made it political and we have been struggling for real action ever since. The US is the only industrialized country that does not embrace the science behind climate change. We’re still debating whether it’s real, while the rest of the world has moved on to clean energy innovation and leadership.  Show up and send a message Saturday at the #peoplesclimatemarch that business as usual is no longer acceptable. Find a march near you at @protectourwinters #depoliticizeclimatechange #idratherbesnowboarding

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