Evasion Replaces Denial

Gwynne Dyer
Published: Wednesday, 10/03/2007 12:00 am EDT

When denial fails, try evasion. Almost all the climate change deniers, even U.S. President George W. Bush, now allow the forbidden phrase to pass their lips, but that doesn't mean they have really accepted the need to do something about it. The preferred tactics now are distraction, diversion and delay.

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