21 Sep '11, 6pm

Bill Clinton slams U.S. climate deniers: ‘We look like a joke’

Bill Clinton slams U.S. climate deniers: ‘We look like a joke’

At the Clinton Global Initiative annual meeting, former President Bill Clinton blasted the GOP for supporting climate science denial. As Brad Johnson of ThinkProgress Green reports , Clinton was asked about what Americans can do to fight climate change and replied: If you're an American, the best thing you could do is to make it politically unacceptable to engage in denial. We look like a joke. You can't win the nomination of one of the major parties in our country if you admit that the scientists are right ... It's really tragic. We need the debate in America, and every country, between people who are a little bit to the right and a little bit to the left about what the best way is to reduce our greenhouse-gas emissions ... and we can't have this conversation because we've got to deny it? Speaking of people who can't win the nomination of their party, Jon Huntsman called ...

Full article: http://www.grist.org/climate-skeptics/2011-09-21-bill-cli...

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