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Tag archives: Ian Plimer

Rundle: why climate change activism has failed (and how it can be saved)

Guy Rundle February 9, 2017 42 Comments

Increasingly, the excluded classes see science as abstract, alien and oppressive.

Which well-known garbage company donated $25k to a far-right political party?

Josh Taylor February 1, 2017 1 Comment

Australia's minor political parties are often funded by their own candidates, but unions and business did tip in.

Climate denier Ian Plimer takes on the people’s Pope

Margot Saville November 24, 2015 15 Comments

Goodness gracious, Pope Francis thinks that stopping carbon emissions will help the poor, when everyone knows only coal and the free market will do that.

Climate sceptic HQ: undercover at Ian Plimer’s book launch

Climate sceptic HQ: undercover at Ian Plimer’s book launch

Margot Saville July 15, 2014 31 Comments

Ian Plimer's latest book argues manmade climate change is not real and environmentalists are damaging the planet. Crikey infiltrated the book launch to see Plimer's fans in action.

Get Fact: testing Ian Plimer on wind and solar power

Get Fact: testing Ian Plimer on wind and solar power

Crikey July 14, 2014 47 Comments

Ian Plimer, an ally of Gina Rinehart, has written a new book criticising environmentalists and casting doubt on climate change. Renewable energy expert Dr Mark Diesendorf does some fact-checking.

Get Fact: how accurate is Ian Plimer’s new book?

Get Fact: how accurate is Ian Plimer’s new book?

Crikey July 11, 2014 19 Comments

The climate sceptics' hero, Ian Plimer, has a new book out. Climate academic Ian McHugh fact-checks some of his claims about climate change. And did Plimer plagiarise?

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Crikey May 13, 2014

Leighton considering Spanish sell-off? ... Bullying in corporate spinning ... Cor Plimer, ready for launch ... Man-heavy Young Labor responds ...

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Crikey May 9, 2014 2 Comments

PM's literary awards swinging Right? ... ABC salary whispers ... the wrong way to launder money ...

The pot calling the kettle green

Crikey May 8, 2014

Crikey readers have their say on Ian Plimer and the looming disaster of private sector debt.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Crikey May 8, 2014 9 Comments

WA cuts renewables? ... Ian Plimer's religious links ... missing: PM's Literary Awards ...