Are Recent Extreme Events Convincing More That Climate Change Is Real?

I’d like to think more extreme weather and natural events would convince people climate change is not some liberal conspiracy, but the power of the right-wing media machine is formidable. So don’t fault me for not having faith in people saying and doing the right things for the future of human life on this planet.

A story from AP Mobile:

Official: More in US convinced of climate change

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) – Increasingly common experiences with extreme climate-related events such as the Colorado wildfires, a record warm spring and preseason hurricanes have convinced many Americans climate change is a reality, the head of a U.S. scientific agency said Friday. Many Americans had previously seen climate change as a “nebulous concept” removed from them in time and geography, sai…

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