America’s Miasma of Misinformation on Climate Change

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With serious reporting of global warming by US media virtually nonexistent, it’s no wonder Americans are paralysed in denial.

A Fracking Good Story

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Carbon dioxide emissions in the U.S. are at their lowest level in 20 years. It’s not because of wind or solar power.

John Kerry on Why We Need Fossil Fuels (For Now) and Climate Action (For Real!)

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Kerry: Climate change “as dangerous as” nuclear Iran.

Climate-Related Disaster Coming Your Way? Your Insurance Could Bail

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When it comes to grappling with the effects of climate change, insurance companies could be on the verge of failing the very people they’re meant to protect.

Time for the GOP to Get Serious About Climate Change, the New National Security Issue

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The GOP is ceding important ground by tolerating and encouraging denialism on this critical topic.

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