Topic archives: climate change debate

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

September 24, 2015 4

Is Hockey going to be named ambassador to Japan? ... will Cory leave the Libs? ... BOM under threat ...

What Malcolm needs to do now on climate change

September 18, 2015 6

With a PM who believes in climate change, it's time for Australia to finally cut our carbon emissions, writes John Connor, CEO of The Climate Institute.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

September 7, 2015 3

Dibber dobbers in government ... ruff justice ... Brandis on the town ...

Rundle: the right are finally abandoning their nutty sceptic stance

Rundle: the right are finally abandoning their nutty sceptic stance

September 3, 2015 28

Conservatives are finally departing their "climate sceptic" policies, because you can't hold out against science forever.

Mind control, psychosurgery and murder: the bizarre antecedents of climate study given to PM’s office

August 24, 2015 4

The Climate Study Group is using some pretty weird characters to back up its climate denial agenda ...

Church lets loose at its least favourite Abbott

Church lets loose at its least favourite Abbott

July 27, 2015 4

The Jesuit head of the Asia-Pacific region has slammed Tony Abbott's refugee policy, and the big man himself has taken a position very contrary to Abbott's on the environment.

Alan Jones gets slapped down for climate lies

Alan Jones gets slapped down for climate lies

July 10, 2015 15

The Daily Mail got its maths wrong in a climate story, and even The Australian admitted it. But undeterred, Alan Jones repeated the falsehood after the Oz apologised.

Letting kids get raped on Nauru will not, in fact, help solve climate change

Letting kids get raped on Nauru will not, in fact, help solve climate change

July 9, 2015 8

Things that used to be considered political poison, such as same-sex marriage, are now mainstream party policies. Only through the actions of activists will the progressive agenda become mainstream.

Climate talks in Bonn a warm-up act for Paris

June 4, 2015 6

Is Australia really committed to a sustainable emissions reduction target? That is what everyone will want to know at tonight's climate talks, writes Erwin Jackson, deputy CEO of The Climate Institute.

Secret lobbying is pervasive and insidious

Secret lobbying is pervasive and insidious

May 14, 2015 7

To re-establish integrity in government departments, we must first deal with the problem of vested-interests lobbying, writes former senior public servant and diplomat John Menadue.