Greenpeace USA Director Vows To Fight Trump's Energy Policies

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Greenpeace USA Executive Director Annie Leonard speaks at a rally in front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington in April 2016. (Courtesy Ian Foulk/Greenpeace)

Donald Trump’s choice of climate skeptic Myron Ebell to lead his EPA transition team has alarmed environmentalists, as have the president-elect’s promises to withdraw from the Paris Agreement and promote fossil fuels like coal.

Annie Leonard (@AnnieMLeonard), executive director of Greenpeace USA, tells Here & Now’s Jeremy Hobson that her organization will join with others to fight Trump’s anti-regulation agenda using a variety of strategies — including nonviolent direct action.

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