Michael Brooks is filling in for Sam Seder on the Majority Report today. In this clip, we discuss California Governor Jerry Brown’s statement following Donald Trump’s election declaring that he will prioritize protecting the rights of the people of California along with confronting “the existential threat of our time, devastating climate change.”

Michael Brooks is the co-host of 2 Dope Boys & a Podcast, and a contributor and host of Michael Mondays on the Majority Report. He appears regularly as an analyst on outlets including The Young Turks, Al Jazeera, CCTV, Huffpost Live and Ring of Fire. His writing has appeared in the Washington Post, Al Monitor and PSFK. Read more at Michaeljamalbrooks.com