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Mulroney Environment Speech: An Edited Text

Here is a fuller version of the speech that Brian Mulroney - Canada's “the greenest prime minister” in Canadian history - gave earlier this week.


An Old Lion Speaks on Climate Change

“The most compelling environmental challenge facing the world today is global warming. In Toronto in 1988, we hosted the first international scientific conference on climate change. The scientists gathered there told us in clear, unambiguous language the nature of the challenge we were facing. In their consensus statement, they concluded: 'Humanity is conducting an unintended, uncontrolled, globally pervasive experiment, whose ultimate consequences are second only to global nuclear war.' “

A Prestigious Plea to the Prime Minister

This is the text of a letter sent to Prime Minister Stephen Harper from the Canadian climate science leaders (see next post for signatories):

90 "Real" Scientists Concerned About Climate Change

This is the list of petitioners who signed the letter, above:

Canadian Climate Science Leaders


Climate Backgrounder

A quick overview of the latest in international and Canadian climate research:

Denying Climate Change; Urging Inaction

This is the text of a letter to Prime Minister Stephen Harper from 60 “accredited experts” who deny the reality of climate change. See the next post for additional information on the reliability of this group:


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