101 (Or So) Useful Responses to Climate Skeptics
I know a lot of people who have occasion, for one reason or another, to deal with climate skeptics. Sometimes this happens at public events, sometimes at Thanksgiving dinners. There are a lot of arguments that skeptics use, and it’s hard to carry around the responses to all of them in your head. I’ve just stumbled upon a website that may be helpful — though admittedly it’s awkward to pull out your iPhone or Blackberry at the dinner table or in front of a crowd and start web surfing. The site is called “How to Talk to a Climate Skeptic.” The responses are very measured and well-documented, not mean-spirited or cheap shots.
Dan Farber has written and taught on environmental and constitutional law as well as about contracts, jurisprudence and legislation. Currently at Berkeley Law, he has al…READ more