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Do Leaked Climate Reports Help or Hurt Public Understanding of Global Warming? | Inside Climate News

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has always been a lightning rod for controversy. Since its creation in 1988, conspiracy theorists and politicians funded by fossil fuel interests have tried to undermine the organization’s science by portraying the panel as a power-mongering globalist organization set on overthrowing capitalism. And as the severity of the climate crisis has become clearer, some environmental activists have criticized the IPCC for being too timid, and allowing political considerations to water down warnings about the urgent nature of the threat.

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Source: Do Leaked Climate Reports Help or Hurt Public Understanding of Global Warming? | Inside Climate News

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