Unformatted text preview: Inconvenient Truths: • Of all the world’s nations, the U.S. is the biggest contributor to global warming • Ditto for carbon emissions 3 Common Misunderstandings: • Aren’t there disagreements among scientists about global warming? (Answer = NO; this idea that there are disagreements has been fabricated by special interest groups) • We have to choose between our environment and our economy (A: NOT!!!) • Maybe the problem is too big already to do anything about. (Answer: No; we already know everything we need to know/do to save our planet; we’re just reluctant to put what we know into action; reluctant to make sacrifices/change our lifestyles)...
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- Spring '09
- Global Warming, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, Radically Altered Consequences