Extinction is an Option •
The high incidence of natural disasters, like the cyclones which have wreaked devastation in Mozambique, should heighten our and especially our politicians’ concern for our planet and for implementing policies to curb climate change. Yet, just days before elections in South Africa, it seems climate is not high on the agenda of political parties — whether in South Africa or elsewhere. It’s time we factor parties' climate policy into the equation for who gets our vote says Chris Chatteris SJ.