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Activists hope that fake news about droughts will win

Activists hope that daily apocalyptic news about climate change will mold public opinion, no matter how much they exaggerate the science. Eg, droughts.

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A sad story from Bolivia shows the peril of reading the news

Summary: A sad story about Bolivia shows how climate change has become the easy culprit for disasters, allowing powerful special interests to avoiding blame for their actions and advancing the Left’s political agenda. This use of science as propaganda has an intolerable cost: it makes us less able to deal with our problems. We can’t …

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Lessons learned from the end of California’s “permanent drought”

Summary: The “permanent drought” in California, like the now ended “permanent drought” in Texas, is ending. But like the panic about Texas, it is rich in lessons about our difficulty clearly seeing the world — and the futility of activists exaggerating and lying about the science. Of course, they should have learned this after 29 …

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A report about America’s extreme weather. Just the facts, no hype.

Summary: Discovery that weather is the mother lode of clickbait made climate change activism appealing to publishers. As antidote to the weather porn now flooding the internet, here’s a real analysis of recent weather — more understandable than NOAA’s reports, more accurate than the everything is climate change schtick.  {1st of 2 posts today.} When …

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