Bernie Sanders

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders is widely regarded as a man who fights for equality and justice and is seen as a progressive on many issues. In contrast to the current US administration, Sanders considers climate change as the greatest threat to national security. In 2017 he frequently used his voice and different platforms to highlight the dangers of climate change and to point out the huge problems that fossil fuels have bestowed upon the planet.

Location: Vermont, United States

Age: 76

Twitter: @BernieSanders