Trump tried to choose his facts. Progressives shouldn’t do the same.

Denying science got us into this mismanaged pandemic which has cost hundreds of thousands of lives. It also gave us four extra and untimely years of rampant greenhouse gas emissions. Progressives are right to call for trust in science and action based on evidence.

This means that we should take bold action to solve climate change. It also means that we should include all solutions that the IPCC says are necessary — or even simply useful, because the science shows that lives can be saved by solving the crisis as…