Just when it appeared we had achieved consensus that climate change was a major threat to our health and our communities, enter Inhofe and his supporters to launch us back to a worldview when the Earth was flat and tobacco smoke was good for you. Come January, God help us.
Paul Ryan, Mitt Romney's new running mate, has a history of anti-climate science statements and votes. He has also said there is "growing disagreement among scientists about climate change and its causes."
Who pays for the increasing weather-related disasters? Where do we move if we are left with no choice but to leave our homes? Why does climate change deal its toughest blows to those that contribute to it the least?