22 Jun '11, 4pm

Gore Slams 'Merchants of Poison,' Prods Obama on Climate - - #opinion

Gore Slams 'Merchants of Poison,' Prods Obama on Climate - - #opinion

Jim Wilson/The New York Times) Former Vice President Al Gore, who in 2008 met with President-elect Barack Obama and Vice President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr., is criticizing Obama’s climate choices now. Former Vice President Al Gore has swung back into the climate debate with a 7,000-word essay in Rolling Stone under the headline, “Climate of Denial- Can science and the truth withstand the merchants of poison? ” The piece, primarily a full-bore assault on ideologues and special interests doling out climate disinformation, contains some valuable lines, including: We ignored reality in the marketplace and nearly destroyed the world economic system. We are likewise ignoring reality in the environment, and the consequences could be several orders of magnitude worse. Determining what is real can be a challenge in our culture, but in order to make wise choices in the presence of ...

Full article: http://dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/06/22/gore-slams-m...

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