GOLDSTEIN: How climate change alarmism hurts the environment – and us

Article Link: https://torontosun.com/opinion/columnists/goldstein-how-climate-change-alarmism-hurts-the-environment-and-us

Discussion posted by: MyView1872

Apocalyptic climate change rhetoric by politicians, environmental activists and much of the mainstream media, is harmful for two reasons. First, it distracts us from other major environmental problems. Second, it panics governments into pursuing “solutions” that often make things worse. On the first point, while Prime Minister Justin Trudeau keeps setting and missing industrial greenhouse gas emission reduction targets for Canada — as has every Liberal and Conservative government for 30 years — we’re ignoring other environmental crises.