The day before the first Democratic debate in Miami, dozens gathered at the DNC to demand a climate debate. They say they plan to stay until the DNC meets their demands.
Source: Sunrise Sits In at DNC Headquarters, Demanding Climate Debate
The Democratic National Committee continues to ignore the most pressing issue of our time — the global climate crisis — by refusing to allow presidential candidates to hold a debate focused specifically on the climate. Given that the president has launched a wholesale scorched earth attack on all things environmental, it’s far past time for the Democrats, if they truly seek to lead the nation in 2020, to make their environmental agenda known to the public whose votes they seek.
Source: The DNC Can’t Be Allowed to Ignore the Climate Crisis
He claimed the DNC is effectively “blacklisting candidates who want to have one.”
Source: Jay Inslee Says He May Defy the DNC on a Climate Change Debate – Mother Jones
“The DNC is silencing the voices of Democratic activists, many of our progressive partner organizations, and nearly half of the Democratic presidential field, who want to debate the existential
Source: ‘This Is an Emergency. We Need the Democrats to Act Like It’: Outrage as DNC Announces It Will Not Host 2020 Debate on Climate Crisis | Common Dreams News