Tag Archives: Climate Deniers

‘We have to fight back’: John Kerry calls on scientists to lead fight against climate denial – Warns world is ‘right now crossing the long-awaiting tipping point’ —

https://news.yahoo.com/john-kerry-calls-scientists-lead-121437351.html By Laurie Goering LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Widespread mistrust of science and disputes over basic facts, tied to growing political polarisation and disinformation campaigns, are undermining efforts to tackle climate change globally, U.S. climate envoy John Kerry warned. During a virtual summit organised by the Nobel Foundation and major science academies this…

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The Guardian: Google is Financing Climate Deniers — Watts Up With That?

Guest essay by Eric Worrall According to The Guardian, Google is financing climate skeptic organizations like the Competitive Enterprise Institute, in direct contradiction to their stated public position on climate change. Revealed: Google made large contributions to climate change deniers Stephanie Kirchgaessnerin WashingtonFri 11 Oct 2019 17.00 AEDT Firm’s public calls for climate action contrast with…

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Pope begs ‘climate deniers’ to listen to science —

https://www.thenational.ae/world/europe/pope-begs-climate-deniers-to-listen-to-science-1.874528 Pope Francis said on Friday that carbon pricing is “essential” to stem global warming – his clearest statement yet in support of penalising polluters – and appealed to climate change deniers to listen to science. In an address to energy executives at the end of a two-day meeting, he also called for “open, transparent,…

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Watch: Actor George Clooney rages against ‘epidemic of dumbf*ck idiots’ denying climate change —

As you are probably aware, our planet is on a deadline and humans are screwed—and George Clooney does not have time for the “epidemic of dumbf**k idiots” denying the fact. Spurred on by the United Nations’s dire warning about the bleak fate of biodiversity and the Earth’s accelerating extinction rate, the actor has stepped up for a PSA against “dumbf***ery.”

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Invasion of the Transphobic Climate Deniers — Climate Scepticism

We’ve discussed here the views of Jordan Peterson (on climate activism, among other things) and I’ve been developing a healthy paranoia about Cambridge University, where professors of history and computery stuff are involved in an international five year plan to get climate scepticism recognised as an official conspiracy theory, alongside invasions of aliens (the […]

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Trump labeled a ‘Climate Arsonist!?’ – Naomi Klein proposes new name for skeptics: ‘Don’t call them deniers, they are arsonists’ —

Naomi Klein, wrote: “People claim Trump said not one word about climate change but that’s false. He celebrated the US being the world’s “No. 1″ oil and gas producer. And the house cheered – they cheered for the knowing destabilization of the planet. Don’t call them deniers, they are arsonists.” Klein claims free markets and…

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SIERRA CLUB: ‘CLIMATE DENIERS’ ARE RACISTS – Claim ‘high levels of racial resentment astrongly correlated with reduced agreement with scientific consensus on climate change’ —

By MICHAEL BASTASCH The Sierra Club has a message for white Republicans who disagree with them on global warming: You’re racist. That’s right, the U.S.’s oldest environmental group is pushing a recent study that claims “high levels of racial resentment are strongly correlated with reduced agreement with the scientific consensus on climate change.” “The percentage of white Americans…

via SIERRA CLUB: ‘CLIMATE DENIERS’ ARE RACISTS – Claim ‘high levels of racial resentment astrongly correlated with reduced agreement with scientific consensus on climate change’ —

DEATH WISH: ‘People like you should just die, motherf*cker’ — ‘Go to Hell’ – Skeptical climate book author Morano’s hate mail of the day —

Climate Depot’s Marc Morano: This is just the latest in a long history of threatening emails that I have received. My book, The politically Incorrect Guide to Climate Change details many more: Excerpt from book: (Read: Bonus chapter: Intimidating the ‘Deniers’ to Enforce the ‘Consensus’ – Climate ‘deniers’ threatened with being ‘thrown in jail’) Hate…

via DEATH WISH: ‘People like you should just die, motherf*cker’ — ‘Go to Hell’ – Skeptical climate book author Morano’s hate mail of the day —

Scientist declares Sen. Whitehouse is ‘a complete moron, scientifically’ – Whitehouse ‘believes in the mythology initiated by Al Gore’ —

A prominent scientist is pushing back on Democratic Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (RI) for his lecture on the Senate floor that anyone skeptical of man-made global warming is guilty of “grave sin” and “listening to evil voices.” See: Sen. Whitehouse: ‘Climate deniers’ guilty of ‘grave sin’ & ‘LISTENING TO EVIL VOICES’ – Instead ‘listen to the oceans’…

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German Public Television Carries Out Textbook Propaganda Hit On German Climate “Deniers”…”Used Every Trick” — Iowa Climate Science Education

Another winter North Sea storm struck Germany last Thursday, and naturally the alarmists and climate-downfall conspiracy nuts – among them flagship German public television – immediately mobilized to point the blame on manmade CO2 emissions. Linking skepticism to the right wing AfD party. Image cropped from rbb Kontraste. And because the right wing newcomers, the AfD […]

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Why are Fairfax pimping for climate deniers? — The Daily Blog

What the hell do Fairfax think they are doing by allowing a climate denial pimp like Doug Edmeades a platform? The line up of cherry picked ‘fact’s Edmeades vomits up are all the usual bullshit and bluster climate deniers use. He claims he is being skeptical because that’s good science when really this is just…

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Actresses Melissa McCarthy, Jennifer Aniston: ‘Climate Denial Is Like Not Believing In Gravity’ —

ByPAUL BOIS @PaulBois39 December 8, 2017 Melissa McCarthy and Jennifer Aniston paid a visit to Jimmy Kimmel this week, where they equated so-called climate change “deniers” with those who would deny the existence of gravity. The sketch involves McCarthy in a mock PSA as she explains how gravity does not exist, using standard talking points…

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Pope rebukes climate deniers as ‘perverse’ in UN climate summit message —

By NICOLE WINFIELD, ASSOCIATED PRESS VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis on Thursday rebuked those who deny the science behind global warming and urged negotiators at climate talks in Germany to avoid falling prey to such “perverse attitudes” and instead accelerate efforts to curb greenhouse gas emissions. Francis issued a message to the Bonn meeting,…

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Bill Maher on ‘Climate Deniers’ In Path of Irma: They “All Have Beach Houses in the Way” — Young Conservatives

There are no words to describe Bill Maher’s classlessness and stupidity. While reading below, just remember to tell yourself that this guy is trying to be funny and not factually accurate. Here’s Maher explaining why it’s an “inconvenient truth” that homes of notable Republican climate change deniers are directly in Hurricane Irma’s path… From Huffington…

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Gore urges followers to ‘fill theaters’ to send message to ‘Trump and the other climate deniers’ —

———- Forwarded message ———- From: Al Gore, Climate Reality Date: Fri, Aug 4, 2017 at 1:31 PM Subject: Claim Your FREE TICKET for An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power To: Dear Friends, In 2006, we made history together with An Inconvenient Truth. By filling theaters around the world and talking about the climate crisis with everyone we…

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Talking Truth to Climate Consensus — Watts Up With That?

By Rud Istvan A sound bite summary* The climate consensus now has two derogation levels for those who disagree. Climate ‘contrarians’ like Bjørn Lomborg disagree about mitigation policies. Climate ‘deniers’ like Judith Curry disagree about the underlying climatology. The consensus does not any want any disagreement, since their science is ‘settled’ and solutions ‘clear’. They […]

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