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Ida's toll shows need to consider climate, infrastructure

Clip: 09/02/2021 | 6m 35s | Video has closed captioning.

The loss of life and the enormous damage Hurricane Ida has left in its wake are renewing bigger conversations around climate change. The past few days alone have seen one biblical-like problem after another: Massive flooding, a total loss of power, wind destruction; and wildfires in the west. Alice Hill, author of the new book "The Fight for Climate After COVID-19," joins Amna Nawaz to discuss.

Aired: 09/02/21

Rating: NR

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