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Climate Change After the Trumpocalypse: Voices from Marrakesh

Steve Zwick | Posted 11.28.2016 | Green
Steve Zwick

US president-elect ​Donald Trump claims to have an open mind on climate science, but he put an unabashed climate-science denier in charge of his env...

Trump Economic Adviser "Pushing" for Climate Denier, Fracking Promoter to Head EPA

Steve Horn | Posted 09.30.2016 | Politics
Steve Horn

Photo Credit: Heritage Foundation | YouTube ScreenshotCross-Posted from DeSmogBlogStephen Moore -- economic adviser for Republican Party presidential ...

GOP Climate Denier To Celebrate Park Service Centennial Amid Melting Glaciers

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 12.19.2016 | Politics

Sen. Steve Daines (R-Mont.), a self-proclaimed climate change “skeptic,” is scheduled to visit Montana’s Glacier National Park on Thursday in ce...

Mike Pence: No Friend to Women (And Lots of Others Folks!)

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 08.05.2016 | Women
Marcia G. Yerman

How does that pan out in terms of his record in the Congress (2000-2012) and as Governor (2013-2016)? Well, if you are not within his particular spectrum of religious beliefs, it's not good news.

Naomi Oreskes and Hypocrisy. Using the Same Tactics to Attack Nuclear Power That She Criticizes in Merchants of Doubt

David Ropeik | Posted 12.22.2016 | Green
David Ropeik

Naomi Oreskes is cherry-picking and distorting scientific evidence to cloud the public understanding of scientific facts to advance a political agenda.

Six Lessons Learned About the Politics of Climate Change

Heather Taylor-Miesle | Posted 08.21.2016 | Green
Heather Taylor-Miesle

Senator James Inhofe (R-OK) can throw all the snowballs he wants on the Senate floor, but he can't fool the majority of Americans into denying climate change.

Jeb Bush: A Climate Denier By Any Other Name Is Still a Climate Denier

Heather Taylor-Miesle | Posted 06.16.2016 | Green
Heather Taylor-Miesle

He dodges around the science and refuses to offer a single plan. This bobbing and weaving may leave some GOP heads spinning. Conservatives will want more forthright climate denial, while the half of all Republicans who favor government limits on carbon pollution support acting on climate.

Rand Paul and the Big-Polluter Agenda

Heather Taylor-Miesle | Posted 06.30.2015 | Politics
Heather Taylor-Miesle

You'd think that as a physician, Sen. Paul would understand the importance of clean air and clean water to human health. You'd think that as a politician, he'd understand that voters don't want to elect leaders who are advocating the big-polluter agenda.

Obama Opened Floodgates for Offshore Fracking in Recent Gulf of Mexico Lease

Steve Horn | Posted 10.28.2014 | Green
Steve Horn

Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlogIn little-noticed news arising out of a recent Gulf of Mexico offshore oil and gas lease held by the U.S. Department of In...

Rush Limbaugh: You Can't Believe In God AND Climate Change

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 08.15.2013 | Green

Oh Rush. The outspoken radio host is making waves after criticizing a recent speech by Secretary of State John Kerry. Kerry, an ardent supporter of...

Governor Perry: The Surprise Clean Energy Champion?

Heather Taylor-Miesle | Posted 09.11.2013 | Politics
Heather Taylor-Miesle

When Texas Governor Rick Perry announced this week he won't seek reelection, he left open the possibility of a second presidential run in 2016. Perry'...

Lucia Graves

Google Faces Environmentalist Wrath

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucia Graves | Posted 07.11.2013 | Green

WASHINGTON -- Chanting "Google, don't fund evil!" and hoisting colorful signs, dozens of environmentalists gathered outside of Google’s Washington h...

GOP Rep: 'The Science Regarding Climate Change Is Uncertain'

The Huffington Post | Lucia Graves | Posted 04.16.2013 | Green

Rep. Chris Stewart (R-Utah), the new chairman of a critical House subcommittee on the environment, is doubling down on his climate change denial. ...

Of Climate Deniers and "Hitler Youth"

Josh Dorner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Josh Dorner

Notorious climate denier Lord (or Viscount, according to the Guardian) Monckton caused heads to shake on Wednesday when he referred to youth climate activists as "crazed Hitler Youth."