Denying climate

Charles C Doyle cdoyle at UGA.EDU
Fri Oct 25 12:11:39 UTC 2013

The _Daily Kos_ refers to Congressman Pete Sessions as a "racist climate denier."  My first thought was that Republicans are now maintaining that climate itself is a liberal fiction.  Or that they wish to deny climate, along with food, to the needy.

But the phrase "climate denier" gets a substantial 73,400 raw Google hits--plus a significant number in Google Books and Google News.


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