17 Feb '12, 7pm

Heartland Institute Caught With Its Pants Down on Global Warming

Heartland Institute Caught With Its Pants Down on Global Warming

This was also on the mind of Kevin Knobloch of the Union of Concerned Scientists when he wrote, “These latest documents further expose the mechanics of a cynical campaign underwritten by fossil fuel interests to confuse the American public about climate change. Free market ideology has no bearing on the scientific question of whether or not human activity is dramatically altering our climate. But, just as the tobacco industry famously sought to sow doubt about the health effects of smoking cigarettes, some cynical groups and fossil fuel interests want to prevent us from coming together to address the threat posed by global warming. The fact that these interests are willing to take their ideological fight into our children’s science classrooms is especially disturbing.

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