25 Jan '12, 12am

Study Tracks Australian Climate Denial Echo Chamber Back to Think Tank

Study Tracks Australian Climate Denial Echo Chamber Back to Think Tank

This analysis shows that the Institute of Public Affairs, an Australian neoliberal think tank, has used its access to the media as a news source to influence the public discussion on climate change in Australia. The rhetorical vision expressed by the IPA is one of hostility towards climate scientists and the scientific consensus on climate change; the IPA ’s hostility is based on its opposition to proposed government regulations aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

Full article: http://www.desmogblog.com/study-tracks-australian-climate...

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