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Join The Star’s editorial board on Facebook Live to discuss the Paris climate accord

President Donald Trump listens as EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt speaks about the U.S. role in the Paris climate change accord on June 1.
President Donald Trump listens as EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt speaks about the U.S. role in the Paris climate change accord on June 1. AP

President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Paris climate change accord sparked protests across the nation — and praise, too.

Join the conversation when John Fish Kurmann of 350 Kansas City and Mark Anthony Jones, chairman of the Jackson County Republican Party, talk about the Paris agreement with The Star editorial board on Facebook Live.

When: 4 p.m. Wednesday

Where: www.facebook.com/KCStarOpinion

Who: Star editorial board members Colleen McCain Nelson and Dave Helling will chat with Jones and Fish Kurmann, who have very different perspectives on the president’s decision.

What: Trump’s plan to exit the Paris climate deal has proved popular with his base and controversial among many U.S. allies. We’ll explore the consequences and the potential upside of leaving the climate change pact.

How: Watch live and submit a question. Or check out the video later.

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