It is fairly well-known what has been behind that climate change denial in America: vast sums pumped into an ignorance industry by the oil and gas lobbies.
I think the people running climate change denial campaigns are sociopaths.
Almost everywhere, climate change denial now looks as stupid and as unacceptable as Holocaust denial.
David Irving is under arrest in Austria for Holocaust denial. Perhaps there is a case for making climate change denial an offence - it is a crime against humanity after all.
It's about the climate-change "denial industry", ...we should have war crimes trials for these bastards - some sort of climate Nuremberg.
So when you're dealing with an existential threat like death or like climate change, if you see it as 'we are all toast anyway,' then denial is a pretty good way of coping.
By looking the other way on climate change we facilitate a collective denial, and we do it for each other.
Denial of climate change and degradation of environment for the purpose of economic prosperity is humiliation and slavery of the nature.
It is deeply pejorative to call someone a 'climate change denier.' This is because it is a phrase designedly reminiscent of the idea of 'Holocaust Denial.'
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
Viktor E. Frankl
Climate change is a terrible problem, and it absolutely needs to be solved. It deserves to be a huge priority.
Denial ain't just a river in Egypt.