Politico: ‘The new complaint, even from Gore’s ostensible allies, is that he’s too polarizing a figure to lead the movement against climate change, a lament I’ve heard in numerous recent interviews’

Public opinion polls show Americans repeatedly rank climate change near the bottom of their list of priorities for the country. Greenhouse gas emissions have continued their upward march, interrupted only by the 2008 recession. Repeated legislative defeats in Washington and more than two decades of largely fruitless international negotiations have left many in the environmental movement searching for new strategies, and new leaderers’ href=”http://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2014/04/al-gore-is-not-giving-up-106003.html#.U1pU2_kpAuo”>http://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2014/04/al-gore-is-not-giving-up-106003.html#.U1pU2_kpAuo