Less than two weeks ago it was noted that for the first time in a generation – since 1988 – climate change was not mentioned in any of the three U.S. presidential debates.
Now, in the aftermath of the monster Hurricane Sandy, the topic has come into stark and terrifying focus for Americans.
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Does it seem indelicate to be talking climate change while families are grieving and displaced, emergency crews are on the road and the power is out?
There are no such qualms for George Lakoff who writes in the Huffington Post: “Global warming is real, and it is here. It ...