LISTEN: Snow in Brazil, Denial in Israel: Why Extreme Weather Is the New Normal

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Haaretz Weekend

Host Simon Spungin is joined by Haaretz’s environment correspondent, Zafrir Rinat, and by science and archaeology editor Ruth Schuster to discuss the intense heatwave that has been cooking Israel.

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We ask: What's behind the new Israeli government’s ‘green’ legislation and will it make good on its promise to review a controversial oil transportation deal with the Gulf States?

Plus: Why mitigation and adaptation are the best way for countries to deal with the climate emergency and what's the significance of Israel's pledge to cut carbon emissions by 2050?

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