01 Apr '12, 3am

Care2 Success! GM Stops Funding Climate Change Deniers

Climate change deniers are paid to intentionally sow uncertainty, by interest groups have helped undermine action on vital problems despite evidence of the need to respond. By convictions by endlessly questioning data, dismissing experimental innovation, stressing uncertainties and clamoring for more research. Over the last half-century, they have helped weaken legislative action or brake political momentum on tobacco, acid rain, protection of the ozone layer and climate change. They don't have to prove that they're right or prove that there's no global warming. By simply raising doubts and questions, they can say, 'Well, since the science is not settled,'therefore it would be premature to act on it.' And so they delay action and avoid the kind of actions they would like to avoid. Money is not the primary motivation it's political, ideological, the desire for attention and...

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