- Nana Firman: I am not alone
- Muslims -- and indeed the majority of Americans outside the White House -- are united on the urgency of the issue of climate change
Nana Firman is the Muslim outreach director for GreenFaith, an interfaith environmental coalition, and is a climate reality leader and mentor. She is also the co-founder of the Global Muslim Climate Network. The views expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author.
(CNN)From the cropless farmer to the beleaguered first responder to the person forced to evacuate their flooded home, we all have our reasons for caring about climate change. As an Indonesian-born Muslim living in California, it is my faith that compels me to protect our earth.