As the world gears up for the climate negotiations coming up in Paris, Republicans in the United States are doing everything in their power to make sure that no climate deal takes place without their approval (which will never happen.) But there are a few Republicans in leadership positions in Washington that have had enough of being labeled the “anti-science” Party, and they are hoping to turn their Party on to the idea that climate change is very real.

Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins discusses this.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced