Gerard Toal (Gearóid Ó Tuathail) is Professor of Government and International Affairs at Virginia Tech’s National Capital Region campus. His new book Oceans Rise, Empires Fall: Why Geopolitics Hastens Climate Catastrophe will be published next year.
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