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Climate "Deniers" Winning the War

LShaw Wrote: May 30, 2012 7:01 PM
The proponents have lost is the public’s confidence, after a campaign of exaggeration which has come back to haunt them. Global temperature hasn’t increased since the 1990s, even though CO2 has continued to increase. http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203646004577213244084429540.html?KEYWORDS=climate+scientists+panic And now it seems that even rising levels of CO2 may not be due to humans. http://nocosurroundsthem.blogspot.com/2012/04/its-not-humans.html No amount of bureaucratic rhetoric will erase what’s become obvious,conceded by even one of the gurus who had promoted such exaggeration. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2134092/Gaia-scientist-James-Lovelock-I-alarmist-climate-change.html

“We are winning the war,” was a phrase I heard repeatedly this week. Congressman Sensenbrenner, Vice Chair of the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, said: “We won on these issues because we were right.”

Which war? The war that brought together more than 60 scientists from around the world—including astronauts,  meteorologists, and physicians; politicians—comprising the Congressman, a head of state, and a member of the European Parliament; and policy analysts and media for two-and-a-half days in Chicago, in a battle over climate change and the belief that there needs to be real science—more “about honest debate than...

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