Daily Archives: November 30, 2010

Americans for Prosperity president Tim Phillips: Next steps in the war on climate science

Americans for Prosperity president Tim Phillips, Koch-funded astroturf leader, talks about next steps in the war on climate science. A good case study in how denialism is intertwined with right-wing “free market” radicalism fronting for corporate interests.

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Markey to hold what may be final hearing for House committee on global warming

The House Select Committee on Global Warming and Energy Independence will hold a hearing on Wednesday, December 1 to discuss climate change from “national, economic, and planetary security perspectives.”  Chairman Edward Markey (D-MA) has assembled a list of prominent witnesses, … Continue reading

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