18 May '12, 4pm

Battle of the climate-change billboards rages on

Photo: Climate Reality Project Only in America. Two weeks after the Heartland Institute erected billboards equating belief in global warming with extremists like the Unabomber , two climate activism groups have returned fire. Al Gore's Climate Reality Project will soon erect a set of billboards in Chicago that ask "Who to believe on climate — Heartland?... or EVERY National Scientific Academy in the world?" Another group called Forecast the Facts was also planning a set of billboards that would have attacked specific corporate donors to the Heartland Institute. A mockup shown by the New York Times displays the Pfizer logo and the headline "We still support Climate Deniers. Do you?" Pfizer donated $130,000 to the anti-climate think tank in 2010. Those Pfizer billboards won't be seen by drivers any time soon, though: Billboard company Clear Channel Outdoor has rejected them,...

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