The response of climate denialists to a summer of catastrophe has veered from even more hysterical denialism (Barnaby Joyce and co) to rhetoric about adaptation and transition (News Corp, Scott Morrison) to a sudden reversal and insistence that climate change is not merely real but could be wonderful (Andrew Bolt).
Is centrism the new denialism? Climate debate takes a strange turn to the middle
Many in the media are urging a centrist consensus to finally end the stalemate on climate policy. But such a consensus is likely to condemn us to climate disaster.