Psychologists Vow to Promote Climate Change “Corrective Behaviors”

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Psychologists meeting at the International Summit on Psychology and Global Health event in Lisbon have decided to do everything possible to promote behaviours which help address the climate crisis. Proclamation “We, representatives of national and international psychological organizations in attendance at the Lisbon Inaugural International Summit on Psychology’s Contributions to…

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Claim: Making Fun of Climate Doomsday Helps Reach More People

Guest essay by Eric Worrall According to The Conversation, injecting humour into climate messages of impending death and destruction helps bypass people’s political filters. A little humour may help with climate change gloom November 11, 2019 12.06am AEDTLakshmi Magon, Dalla Lana Global Journalism Fellow, Science Communicator, University of Toronto This year, three studies showed that humour…

Realist Catholic Climate Declaration

From an email forwarded from Matt Briggs The Realist Catholic Climate Declaration is now live at: https://realclimate.wixsite.com/declaration A copy is also given below. Those wanting to sign should send an email with their name and affiliation (if any) to: realist.climate.declaration@protonmail.com Please share this as widely as possible. With the concept of “eco-sins” being bruited, and…

The Guardian: Google is Financing Climate Deniers

Guest essay by Eric Worrall According to The Guardian, Google is financing climate skeptic organizations like the Competitive Enterprise Institute, in direct contradiction to their stated public position on climate change. Revealed: Google made large contributions to climate change deniers Stephanie Kirchgaessnerin WashingtonFri 11 Oct 2019 17.00 AEDT Firm’s public calls for climate action contrast with…

Climate Protest Fury: “they should be doing is getting off their a*** … instead of blaming everybody else”

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Extinction Rebellion’s ongoing efforts to ruin ordinary folk’s daily commute, and mock hard working people with their largely government benefit funded hippy fecklessness, might not be having quite the effect they hoped. Climate protesters warn this is just the beginningBy 9News Staff Kamin Gock9:51pm Oct 11, 201 Extinction Rebellion have…