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Playing devil's advocate: Inequality might be good for the climate. bbc.com/future/article/2021102 Bill Gates emits as much as 105 average Americans. But he's much wealthier than 105 average Americans.

Obviously, carbon footprint doesn't grow proportionally with wealth. Emissions per $BNP seem highest amongst the western middle classes.

Therefore, a few billionaires, with the rest of the world in destitute poverty, might be best for the climate. Change my mind :p

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