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If the Climate Change Crisis were World War II, it’s 1939

but everyone is acting as if it’s the Roaring Twenties

Dave Sag
Dave Sag
Aug 24, 2019 · 16 min read

A standard trope of the climate change denier is that “they”, some unnamed shadowy cabal, stopped referring to “global warming”, and instead rebranded it as “climate change”. While there is some evidence to suggest that this rebadging was attempted by elements of the fossil