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Are we too obsessed with our personal carbon footprints? | FT Rethink

The conversation around climate action is often dominated by intense debates around personal behaviour. But, according to the FT’s Simon Mundy, the danger is that these debates could crowd out more important questions. He argues that perhaps it’s time for all of us to start thinking about ourselves a little bit less as consumers and a little bit more as citizens