NewYorkTimes last June reported of Naomi Oreskes using the science of history to uncover who and WHY we have climate deniers….
“They reported that dubious tactics had been used over decades to cast doubt on scientific findings relating to subjects like acid rain, the ozone shield, tobacco smoke and climate change. And most surprisingly, in each case, the tactics were employed by the same group of people.
The central players were serious scientists who had major career triumphs during the Cold War, but in subsequent years apparently came to equate environmentalism with socialism, and government regulation with tyranny”.
There is this news story entitled….
CIA Director Cites ‘Impact of Climate Change’ as Deeper Cause of Global Instability
that is trending in the wake of the Paris bombings. I was saddened to have this comment scroll on my FB page in response to the news story …..
“This is really beginning to tick me off. Climate change is a MYTH, that the left is hiding behind, blaming it on everything from national security to “global instability”! The only instability I see is THEIR mental health! Climate change is a HOAX, people!! It’s a fluffy label for something that is natural, NOT man-made or even controlled by man… It’s NORMAL. It’s WEATHER. And it CHANGES with the seasons! What a concept! SMH”…
This person is running for our City Council seat FYI…..someone defended her saying “everyone is entitled to their own opinion”…that is not good enough if you are going to represent me in my own district.