June 2016

Correcting the ‘Non-Debate’ Debate about Framing Climate Change

Most people are familiar with the “non-debate” debate between the overwhelming majority of scientists who conclude that fossil fuels are contributing to disruptions to the climate system and the tiny but vocal few who deny it. Now, another “non-debate” debate is making its way into the news. This time, though, the “debate” is about climate communications—or how environmental advocates can best “sell” climate change policies to the public.