Climate Change Denial

Australia Has Really Cocked Things Up Now

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 17.07.2014 | UK

Australia has become the first country in the world to abolish a price on carbon, taking a global step backwards over climate policy. Prime Ministe...

Murdoch Thinks We Should Be 'Sceptical' About Climate Change

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 14.07.2014 | UK

Rupert Murdoch doesn’t understand climate change. The ageing media baron, who was interviewed on Sky News Australia - partly owned by the Murdoch em...

The Trouble With Climate Change Denial

Bob Ward | Posted 04.07.2014 | UK Politics
Bob Ward

The pamphlet provides stunning proof that the arguments put forward by Lord Lawson and other climate change 'sceptics' require not just a dogmatic rejection of the expert views of climate scientists, but also a denigration of their professional competence and integrity. That is the trouble with climate change denial.

Republican Politician Claims Climate Change Is 'Greatest Deception In History Of Mankind'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 01.07.2014 | UK

NEW YORK -- As Neil Armstrong pointed out, “people love conspiracy theories”, with a section of the citizenry of the United States (arguably) more...

UK Government Utterly Fails to Communicate About Climate Change

Bob Ward | Posted 30.06.2014 | UK Politics
Bob Ward

The UK Government displayed breath-taking complacency in its formal response this week to a report by MPs that criticised the way in which climate change is being communicated to the public.

Climate Change Report Details HUGE Economic Costs To US Business Over Next 25 Years

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 24.06.2014 | UK

NEW YORK -- Climate change deniers in the US – those that dismiss global warming a hoax or argue that any increase in temperature is part of the ear...

This 'Climate Criminal' Wants The UK's Help To Thwart Global Emission Reforms

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 11.06.2014 | UK

The Australian Prime Minister, who once famously said that climate change is "absolute crap," has invited the UK to join an alliance of "like-minded" ...

US Climate Change Deniers Targeted By Billionaire Environmental Activist

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 22.05.2014 | UK

NEW YORK -- For such a scientific country, America has an absurd amount of climate change deniers. How many? Around 23 per cent of the population, acc...

Scientists Accused Of Turning Into 'Activists' Over Global Warming

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.05.2014 | UK

Scientists have been accused of confusing their role as impartial observers with green activism after a paper challenging predictions about the speed ...

John Oliver Nails Climate Change Deniers On HBO Show

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 12.05.2014 | UK Comedy

British comedian John Oliver set about dismantling those who deny climate change on his HBO show Last Week Tonight on Sunday evening, following last w...

The Next US President Could Be A Climate Change Sceptic

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 12.05.2014 | UK

NEW YORK -- Marco Rubio, a likely Republican presidential candidate for the 2016 election, has denied that humans have any effect on climate change. T...

Staggering Number Of Americans Doubt Accepted Science

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 21.04.2014 | UK

NEW YORK -- One of the many paradoxes that contort the US national character is the country’s uneasy relationship with science. Not litmus paper an...

Mail And Telegraph Admit They DO Believe In Man-Made Climate Change

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK

The Daily Telegraph and Daily Mail have told a committee of MPs that their editorial boards do believe climate change is happening and that human bein...

Climate Change Is Here, And No One Is Immune, Report Warns

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK

No one is immune to the impact of climate change, which is fuelling war, hastening natural disasters, causing the extinction of species and threatens ...

The Trauma of Accepting the Truth: Why Climate Sceptics Are Like Religious Fundamentalists

Kester Brewin | Posted 02.05.2014 | UK
Kester Brewin

Like the early church, what we need are politicians and leaders with the courage to live out the future as it has been revealed to them. It is time to move on from debate to action, hoping that we are not too late, but also, paradoxically, welcoming the trauma of more violent demonstrations of climate change at the doorsteps of those who continue to resist what deep down they probably already know.

'Global Warmin'- We Got Six Foot O' Snow!'

Dave Broadway | Posted 23.04.2014 | UK
Dave Broadway

Temperatures of -350C and less across the US, snow in Texas, Canada brought to a standstill by snow, and immediately the comments on the stories online are "what about global warming now?" If you read the comments you would believe that more than 90% of the population are "climate change deniers".

Climate Change, Accept the Science and Act

Adnan Al-Daini | Posted 20.04.2014 | UK
Adnan Al-Daini

It is high time we accepted the science - climate change is real and man-made - and started to implement energy saving measures in everything we do. We need to embrace renewable energy and in so doing drastically cut our emissions of greenhouse gases.

Who Are The Tory Climate Change Sceptics?

The Huffington Post UK | Chris Matthews | Posted 14.02.2014 | UK

Despite 97% of the world's scientists agreeing that warming temperatures over the past 100 years are most likely due to man-made activities, there are...

'A DISGRACE': Great Barrier Reef Dredge Dumping Plan Approved

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 31.01.2014 | UK

One of the Seven Wonders of the Natural World is now under threat, experts have warned, after Australian authorities approved a project to dump dredge...

The Top Ten Ukip Arguments (And Why They Are False)

Kieran Turner-Dave | Posted 25.03.2014 | UK Politics
Kieran Turner-Dave

Immigrants are not a strain on the public sector, austerity is. Moreover, if Ukip truly believe that "Britain is full", should the party be urging its members to stop procreating? Same-sex relationships would surely be far more patriotic?

'The Fossil Fuel Lobbyists Will Sleep Well Tonight'

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Environment activists have derided "shocking" plans to deal with climate change proposed by the European Commission, calling them weak and unambitious...

Minister's Climate Change Scepticism Questioned

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Environment Secretary Owen Paterson's climate change scepticism may have "blinded him" to the risks posed by increased flooding, shadow environment se...

Hypocrites of Northcliffe House

Bob Ward | Posted 12.02.2014 | UK
Bob Ward

Over the past year, Greig and Greaves have been running a campaign to mislead its readers about the causes and potential consequences of climate change, through a series of articles on "The Great Green Con", written by David Rose.

Typhoon Haiyan Exposes Unscientific and Inhumane Ideology of Climate Change 'Sceptics'

Bob Ward | Posted 26.01.2014 | UK
Bob Ward

While the terrible devastation wrought by Typhoon Haiyan focused the minds of many delegates attending the United Nations climate change summit, which ended at the weekend in Warsaw, Poland, it also exposed the unscientific and inhumane ideology of many 'sceptics'.

Five Reasons Not to Cover Climate Change

Martin Scott | Posted 31.12.2013 | UK Tech
Martin Scott

There hasn't been a single, factual, long-form programme about climate change on any mainstream television channel in the UK for over a year. This is one of the key findings of a recent research report published by the International Broadcasting Trust analysing non-news television coverage of the environment.