by DeSmogBlog) (DeSmogBlog exposed the leaked documents and provides far more details.). Retrieved The AEI has received more than.6m from ExxonMobil and more than 20 of its staff have worked as consultants to the Bush administration. "Why Is It Called Denial?". Categorized into three groups: conservative white males who claim to understand global warming, conservative white males who claim not to understand global warming, and other individuals. We have more pressing problems here and now, like aids and poverty.' 'We might be able to afford to do something to address global warming some-day, but we need to wait for sound science, new technologies, and geoengineering.' 'The earth is not warming. Hertsgaard, Mark (May 2006). Their so-called "consensus" on global warming is scientifically irrelevant because science isn't settled by popularity.
However, the implementation of the plan was not thought out clearly causing conflict and division. To recruit a cadre of scientists who share the industry's views of climate science and to train them in public relations so they can help convince journalists, politicians and the public that the risk of global warming is too uncertain to justify controls on greenhouse. They said "Not all individuals who call themselves climate change skeptics are deniers. Media False Balancing Allowed Extreme Views to be Treated Same as Scientific Consensus In 2004, Monbiot notes a similar issue to the above, where media attempts at balance has led to false balancing. McCright, Aaron.; Dunlap, Riley. For example, in California, the California Global Warming Solutions Act was agreed to in mid-August, 2006. Causes, this essay on global warming needs to look at the causes of the problem. Initially, many large businesses, mostly from the energy and transportation sectors, were hostile to the idea of climate change and therefore against any action to address. "Seven Answers to Climate Contrarian Nonsense". Retrieved Painter Ashe 2012 : "in the USA and the UK sceptical voices generally appear in much higher numbers in France, the UK and the USA right-leaning newspapers are much more likely to include uncontested sceptical voices." Saad, Lydia.