Posts Tagged ‘Austraila’

Australian Press Club Debate on Global Warming

Friday, July 22nd, 2011

Source: News Busters

http://www.newsbusters.org/blogs/noel-sheppard/2011/07/21/global-warming-debate-al-gore-refused-have

Australian National Press Club debate on global warming and policy responses, on July 19, 2011.

Dr. Denniss v. Lord Christopher Monckton

Global Warming Politics Downunder

Tuesday, June 29th, 2010

Source:  Daily Telegraph

Greens are biggest losers in Julia Gillard’s victory

by Tim Blair

AS SOME prescient bloke wrote 13 months ago: “Climate change has turned out to be a helpful device to change governments, stitch up the middle-class Prius vote, grab Green preferences, impress stupid university students but a bitch of a thing to deal with once in government.”

Actually, that was me, getting it right for once. Well, maybe only half-right. As an issue, climate change has now gotten rid of both Kevin Rudd, who was in government, and Malcolm Turnbull, who wasn’t.

Still, that’s two Australian millionaires brought down by their climate fixations. So much for IPCC chairman Rajendra Pachauri’s 2007 claim that “it is the poorest of the poor in the world, and this includes poor people even in prosperous societies, who are going to be the worst hit.” (more…)