Jane Fonda

The Political Views of Jane Fonda

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Jane Fonda
Climate Change

Climate Change Activist

Criticizes Biden

22 Apr 2022

19THNEWS.org

In an interview with The 19th, talking about Jane Fonda Climate PAC

I’m disappointed, frankly, that President Biden has opened public lands for oil and gas development. This flies in the face of his earlier proclamations that indicated he understood that the climate crisis is a true existential one for human beings and the planet. What I’d like to see, and what most climate activists would like to see, is President Biden declaring a climate emergency, which would free up all kinds of financial and political resources for him to bring to bear on this crisis. Another extremely important thing that needs to happen is an ending to taxpayers’ subsidies of the fossil fuel industry. Currently we give them $20 billion every year. This is unconscionable and must be stopped. One of the provisions in the Build Back Better bill was an ending to these subsidies, but that was removed from the bill because of pressure from a group of moderate Democrats in Texas led by Rep. Henry Cuellar.
Climate Change

Climate Change Believer

Criticizes Biden

27 Jun 2021

INSTAGRAM.com

On her Instagram

I am sickened and deeply disappointed that President Biden has given the go-ahead to Enbridge Line 3 in Minnesota. This belies his promises on the campaign trail to follow science and stop new fossil fuel development and cut our carbon emissions in half by 2030. All of us need to make our voices heard now and demand the President keep his promises. We want a livable future. #stopline3
Jane Fonda
Climate Change

Climate Change Believer

Criticizes Biden

8 Jun 2021

CNN.com

In an interview with CNN, talking about Biden's climate change actions

He’s done a lot of very good things. But not enough. Not bold enough. And not fast enough. We’re up against time.
Jane Fonda
Climate Change

Climate Change Activist

12 Apr 2021

OCEANA.org

In an interview with Oceana, talking about her book on climate action

Great question. Well, it’s getting harder to not notice the effects of climate change: the catastrophic fires in the West, rising seas, tens of millions of climate refugees, more frequent and severe hurricanes, prolonged drought, flooding, hotter summer weather. There are those who, despite all this, refuse to believe what scientists are saying. I’m not sure we should waste our time with them. It’s like the people who still say COVID is a political hoax. But for the others – get them to listen to or read what climate science is saying. The scientists are unanimous in saying it’s very dire and time is running out. If we miss the nine-year mark (2030), at which time they say we must have cut our carbon emissions in half, it will be pretty much out of our hands, although every half degree of warming we can prevent will save millions of lives and species.
Vaccines

Pro Vaccine

1 Feb 2021

INSTAGRAM.com

On her Instagram

Got vaccinated today! Yay! It doesn’t hurt. #vaccine
Political Affiliations

Praises Biden

Climate Change Believer

27 Jan 2021

TWITTER.com

In a tweet

@JoeBiden is making fantastic progress on climate, but simply reversing Trump’s damage isn’t enough. Visit http://whichside.org to learn more and to share this powerful portrait of Biden by my friends @OBEYGIANT and @GreenpeaceUSA
Political Affiliations

Supports Biden

Follows COVID Guidelines

20 Oct 2020

JANEFONDA.com

On her blog

I went to the post office with Tulea several days ago to mail my ballot. And yesterday, having tracked it, I was told it had arrived and been counted! We have to make sure that Biden/Harris are elected and that, given some time and respite from the hate mongering and divisiveness the welcome mat will be pulled back from the militias and the selfishness and irresponsibility of the anti-maskers will be better understood.
Jane Fonda
Political Affiliations

Criticizes Trump

7 Oct 2020

YOUTUBE.com

In a video posted by The Washington Free Beacon

I just think COVID is God’s gift to the left. That’s a terrible thing to say. I think it was a very difficult thing to send down to us, but it has ripped the Band-Aid off who he [Trump] is and what he stands for and what is being done to average people and working people in this country.
Jane Fonda
Elections

Encourages Voting

5 Oct 2020

VARIETY.com

Teaming up with Register2Vote to lead Exercise That Vote, a celeb-filled video promoting voter registration and voting

We need you to be in shape in the upcoming race. I need you to be strong, I need you to be laser-focused, I need you to be fully committed to the task at hand, so let’s get ready to exercise our right to vote.
Jane Fonda
Conspiracy Theories

Criticizes Birthers

9 Sep 2020

YOUTUBE.com

In an interview with The Howard Stern Show, talking about Jon Voight’s political views

I don’t know what happened to Jon. You know, we were pretty close. He was my best friend among Hollywood people. We won Academy Awards together for ‘Coming Home’. [...] He changed into an extreme right-winger, he was a birther, he is a birther I guess. I didn’t know how to connect to him anymore. I don’t get it, I don’t know why. [...] I couldn’t [be friends with someone like that], anybody that was a part of the birther movement, I’m sorry I couldn’t.

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