'The environmentalism of my daughter’s preschool is a force-fed potpourri of myth, superstition, and ritual that has much in common with the least reputable varieties of religious Fundamentalism.'

Steven Landsberg, quoted in https://www.aei.org/publication/why-naive-environmentalism-is-like-religious-fundamentalism/


Tuesday, 11 January 2011

Climate Scaremongering Antidote: dry humour, perceptive cartoons

 (1) Hat-tip: Lubos Motl (http://motls.blogspot.com/2011/01/global-warming-panic-explained.html)
This little cartoon is packed with insights and would make an excellent 'conversation piece' for senior pupils:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cdxaxJNs15s&feature=player_embedded

(2) Here's another, a 'conversation between two environmentalists':

Also jam-packed with insights!  Many of us will have had conversations of this kind.