'The climate crisis is the test of our times': John Kerry delivers landmark speech
Guardian, 20 Jul 2021
The US climate envoy, appointed by Joe Biden to spearhead the country’s international efforts to tackle the climate emergency, urged all large economies to come forward with new plans to cut emissions before the Cop26 UN climate talks in Glasgow this November.
'While it may be unfolding in slow motion to some,' he said, 'this test is as acute and as existential as any previous one. Time is running out.'