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The Real Underdogs

3/4/2008 // By Miles Grant

Desperately underfunded and hopelessly outgunned. There’s a real underdog in this climate fight. Think 1980 U.S. hockey team. Think Rocky. It’s ExxonMobil. That’s the consensus here at the Heartland Institute’s global warming denier conference. Ladies and gentlemen, I am not …

Liveblogging Global Warming Denier Conference, Day 2: The Search for Science

3/4/2008 // By Miles Grant

And we’re back! It’s the second and final day of sessions here at the Heartland Institute’s global warming denial conference. You can check out all the posts from day one at Wildlife Promise. I’m just getting settled in here at …

Heartland Institute: Following the Money Trail

3/3/2008 // By Miles Grant

Global warming deniers spare no expense. The Heartland Institute’s “2008 International Conference on Climate Change” is being held at the Marriott Grand Marquis Times Square. The seminars are spread over several floors and there are two sprawling suites reserved for …

Global Warming: Yes We Can Solve It

3/3/2008 // By Miles Grant

Talking to speakers here at the Heartland Institute’s “2008 International Conference on Climate Change,” I’m finding they’re loosely sorted into three categories based on their views: Those who say global warming is not happening at all Those who say global …

Liveblogging the Heartland Institute’s Global Warming Denier Conference

3/3/2008 // By Miles Grant

I’m in New York City today for an event called “The 2008 International Conference on Climate Change.” It’s sponsored by the Heartland Institute, one of the leading oil industry-funded deniers of global warming. According to ExxonSecrets.org, Heartland received $561,500 (unadjusted …

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