Tag Archives: climate activists

Just for laughs: Climate change deniers ‘are either extreme free marketeers or conspiracy theorists’

Lewandowsky, ‘nuf said.

An Australian study says avid climate change deniers tend to be either extreme free marketeers or conspiracy theorists who believe the moon landing was faked or Princess Diana was murdered.Continue reading

Climate Catastrophe or Media Hype?

Are extreme weather events on the rise? Continue reading

Ray Evans reviews The Denialist Victory

Ray Evans writes a review below of Robert Manne’s essay in The Monthly entitled A Dark Victory: How vested interests defeated climate science. Continue reading

Thomas Richard: Global warming skeptics: witch-hunts in the 21st century

It seems only human nature to blame someone or something when things go awry or can’t be explained. Worse, we tend to ascribe human characteristics to non-human events, animals, objects, even god. We call this anthropomorphism. Continue reading

Sigh… Richard Muller: The Conversion of a Climate-Change Skeptic

CALL me a converted skeptic. Three years ago I identified problems in previous climate studies that, in my mind, threw doubt on the very existence of global warming. Last year, following an intensive research effort involving a dozen scientists, I concluded that global warming was real and that the prior estimates of the rate of warming were correct. I’m now going a step further: Humans are almost entirely the cause. Continue reading

Pierre Gosselin: Why German Prof. Hans-Joachim Schellnhuber & Co. Will Become The Object Of Ridicule For Future Generations

Once again German Professor Hans-Joachim (John) Schellnhuber is calling for limiting democracy and transfering policy-making power to a wiser, elite group of scientists. Continue reading

Harper deploys diplomats to counter U.S. climate change campaign

The Harper government has deployed a network of Canadian diplomats to lobby Fortune 500 companies in the United States in order to counter a global warming campaign launched by an environmental advocacy group targeting the oilsands industry, says a newly-released internal memorandum from Natural Resources Canada. Continue reading