Climate Change Denial

How the UK Media Puts the Public at Risk From Climate Change Impacts

Bob Ward | Posted 13.05.2016 | UK
Bob Ward

It is time for the editors of The Times and other newspapers that champion the views of climate change 'sceptics' to start putting the interests of their readers first.

Oxford Physicist Shows Why Vast Conspiracy Theories Don't Add Up

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 28.01.2016 | UK

Popular conspiracy theories such as 9/11 was an inside job, climate change is a hoax or the moon landings were faked, would have quickly been exposed,...

Flood Review Must Stop Harmful 'Sceptic' Cabal

Bob Ward | Posted 08.01.2016 | UK Politics
Bob Ward

For the sake of the country, the National Flood Resilience Review must sweep away the extreme ideological approach to climate change pursued by Mr Paterson and this small cabal, and instead reinstate an evidence-based approach to policy-making on adaptation.

American Catholics Don't Like The Pope Anymore

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 22.07.2015 | UK Politics

NEW YORK -- While much of the globe lauds Francis as the best pope since St. Peter, in the US his stock has dramatically fallen. A Gallup poll publish...

Study Confirms The Obvious: Climate Change Deniers Like Conspiracies

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 13.07.2015 | UK

People who deny climate change are given to believing in other conspiracy theories, according to a beefed up study of online blog comments published l...

God Says Climate Change Is Real And We're To Blame

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 18.06.2015 | UK

God says climate change is real and we're to blame. Or at least that’s the word from his corporeal representative on Earth. The long-awaited encycli...

Hydro-electric Power - Why a Coalition Government Could Make the UK Greener

Simon Thomas | Posted 30.06.2015 | UK Politics
Simon Thomas

The numbers speak for themselves. Hydro-electric power is currently the only renewable energy capable of replacing fossil fuels and it's about time we had a party in government that's going to get serious about cutting the UK's carbon footprint.

Ukip's Welsh Leader Says Climate Change Can't Be Man Made... Because Of Volcanoes

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 13.04.2015 | UK Politics

In another Ukip-politician-saying-something-controversial shocker, the leader of the Welsh branch of the party has flatly denied that climate change i...

Polar Bears to the Rescue!

Joshua Virasami | Posted 18.05.2015 | UK
Joshua Virasami

An ad-hoc party spilled out, placard-wielding polar bears scooted across the terminal on luggage trolleys, the softhearted action, which the bears said was 'testing the waters', had a clear message - 'no new runways', not in Heathrow, and not anywhere.

Russell Brand And Naomi Klein Speak At Huge Climate Change Rally In London

PA/Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 07.03.2015 | UK

More than 15,000 protesters gathered in London on Saturday for a climate change march, which is to end with a rally outside Parliament. Activist Russe...

Biden Mocks Climate Change Deniers In Congress

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 07.03.2015 | UK Politics

NEW YORK -- Denying climate change is "like denying gravity." That’s the unambiguous message from Joe Biden, the vice president of the United States...

US Politician Destroys Scientific Consensus On Global Warming

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 20.05.2015 | UK Politics

NEW YORK -- The debate about global warming is over. The hoax has been exposed, the conspiracy revealed. Thanks to the impeccable logic of one bra...

To Beat Climate Change We Have to Believe We Can Win

Adam Stones | Posted 17.04.2015 | UK
Adam Stones

The leaders of the three largest parties have now jointly stated that climate change is one of the most serious threats facing the world. They agree that it threatens not just the environment but also security, prosperity and poverty eradication.

Significant Errors in Study Suggesting Global Warming is Good for the World

Bob Ward | Posted 08.04.2015 | UK Politics
Bob Ward

The new issue of the Journal of Economic Perspectives includes a remarkable admission about a controversial academic paper that wrongly suggested moderate amounts of global warming would have an overall positive economic impact on the world.

Manufacturing Doubt About Climate Change

Bob Ward | Posted 05.04.2015 | UK
Bob Ward

English audiences will today be given their first chance to see a shocking new film which reveals how a handful of right-wing lobbyists have thwarted attempts to curb threats to health and the environment.

Naomi Klein: Capitalism vs The Climate

Ioan Marc Jones | Posted 26.11.2014 | UK Entertainment
Ioan Marc Jones

Klein's fundamental argument is simple: in order to prevent global warming, we need an ideological shift away from neo-liberalism towards a fairer, greener and more egalitarian form of society

Climate Change Means Changing Capitalism: A Review of Naomi Klein's New Book 'This Changes Everything'

Libby Blanchard | Posted 15.11.2014 | UK
Libby Blanchard

Readers will not be disappointed with Klein's much anticipated new book, This Changes Everything, which dissects and exposes the linkages between capitalism, climate change, and social justice, three issues that are actively shaping global societies.

The Results Of This Poll Are A 'Huge Embarrassment' For The PM

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 10.09.2014 | UK

In a "huge embarrassment" for the Prime Minister, the vast majority of Tory MPs don't think manmade climate change is a real issue, a shocking new pol...

Hillary Clinton Attacks Climate Change Deniers For 'Pretending We Don't Have A Crisis'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 06.09.2014 | UK

NEW YORK -- Hillary Clinton, the likely Democratic nomination for the 2016 Presidential election, has attacked climate change deniers, calling global ...

Green Hypocrisy at Northcliffe House

Bob Ward | Posted 23.09.2014 | UK Politics
Bob Ward

This once again exposes the breath-taking hypocrisy of The Mail on Sunday, which tries to convince its readers that threats to the environment are exaggerated, while its parent company is busy trying to persuade investors that it is a sustainable business.

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 02.09.2014 | 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 29.08.2014 | 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.