Monday, June 22, 2015

The Hoax of Climate Denial Why “Politically Motivated” Science Is Good Science

In recent decades, of course, the Republicans have lurched rightward on many topics and now regularly attack scientific findings that threaten their political platforms. In the 1980s, they generally questioned evidence of acid rain; in the 1990s, they went after ozone science; and in this century, they have launched fierce attacks not just on climate science, but in the most personal fashion imaginable on climate scientists.

More:  http://www.tomdispatch.com/blog/176011/tomgram%3A_naomi_oreskes,_why_climate_deniers_are_their_own_worst_nightmares/

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