Monthly Archives: February 2015

Bjørn Lomborg, convener of the Copenhagen Consensus, outlines “the alarming thing about climate alarmism”

Feb 3, 2015

Bjørn Lomborg, convener of the Copenhagen Consensus, has argued in the Wall Street Journal that “climate alarmism” results in bad policy, and ignores a wealth of encouraging data. For example, the latest study from the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change found that in the previous 15 years temperatures had risen 0.09 degrees Fahrenheit. The average

Beware of “growthspeak” warns Steven Poole, an expert on the manipulative power of language

Feb 2, 2015

Steven Poole, a frequent cultural commentator and critically acclaimed author of “Unspeak” (2006), has warned that as the UK election draws near, it is going to be difficult to avoid an avalanche of Growthspeak. He notes that the term economic “growth” is so familiar we can easily forget that it’s a metaphor, and is quick to point out

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