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Rich Californian Greens Reject Climate Friendly High Density Housing

Guest essay by Eric Worrall The most effective way to reduce transport miles, the transport carbon footprint, is to pile people on top of each other, to replace city parks and low rise dwellings with towering high-rise apartments. So why aren’t affluent Californian greens enthusiastically supporting this most effective measure to combat climate change? NIMBYs…

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Training the Next Generation of Climate “Earth Warriors”

Guest essay by Eric Worrall h/t Willie Soon – What do climate activists do if they can’t convince adults to support their hardline green policies? Children’s books can do more to inspire the new generation of Earth warriors June 4, 2018 9.59pm AEST Gary Haq SEI Associate, Stockholm Environment Institute, University of York A changing…

Study: Greens Believe they have a "Moral License" to Pollute

Guest essay by Eric Worrall A new study suggests that most greens believe that by virtue of their support for environmental issues they earn the right to ignore their personal responsibilities. ON CLIMATE CHANGE, A DISCONNECT BETWEEN ATTITUDES AND BEHAVIOR A new study finds climate change skeptics are more likely to behave in eco-friendly ways…

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Climate Reframer Mike Hulme: "We can actually only deal with climate through the human imagination."

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Professor Mike Hulme is worried people are ignoring climate warnings, so he suggests promoting climate action with “co-benefits”, convincing people to take climate action for reasons other than climate change. But some advocates of reframing have taken things a step further than Professor Hulme suggests. In my opinion their actions…