climategate http://mrc.org/taxonomy/term/2462/all en Jewish Journalist Labeled Climate ‘Denier’ for His Reporting, Compared to Hitler http://mrc.org/articles/jewish-journalist-labeled-climate-denier-his-reporting-compared-hitler <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> David Rose says online commenters urged his children to kill him, leaked his personal info on Twitter. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/julia-seymour">Julia A. Seymour</a> </div> </div> </div> <p dir="ltr">British journalist David Rose is not a global warming denier. He said it is his belief that the world is warming and “that carbon dioxide produced by mankind IS a greenhouse gas, and IS partly responsible for higher temperatures -- and [I] have repeatedly said so.”</p><div class='signature'><p>— Julia A. Seymour is Assistant Managing Editor for MRC Business at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/BizMediaJulia" target="_blank">Follow Julia A. Seymour on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/jewish-journalist-labeled-climate-denier-his-reporting-compared-hitler" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Climate Change Environment Media British newspapers bullying Climate Change climate denier climate skeptic climategate Daily Mail David Rose denier Global Warming green bullying green movement harassment hitler jewish renewable energy The Guardian Threats Tue, 03 Feb 2015 20:25:29 +0000 julia.seymour 48147 at http://mrc.org Five Years Since ClimateGate: Ten Credibility-Killing Quotes from the Data Files the Media Ignored http://mrc.org/articles/five-years-climategate-ten-credibility-killing-quotes-data-files-media-ignored <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Climate science programmer’s HARRY_READ_ME file shows frustration, lack of training, missing data. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/joseph-rossell">Joseph Rossell</a> </div> </div> </div> <p dir="ltr">President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping’s <a href="http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2014/11/11/fact-sheet-us-china-joint-announcement-climate-change-and-clean-energy-c">deal</a> to dramatically reduce greenhouse gas emissions in both countries couldn’t have come at a more ironic time.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/five-years-climategate-ten-credibility-killing-quotes-data-files-media-ignored" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Climate Change International Climate Change climate data climate modeling climate science climategate computers CRU data integrity data management Global Warming global warming alarmism HARRY READ ME lost data programming Science temperature data University of East Anglia Fri, 14 Nov 2014 19:41:05 +0000 julia.seymour 47644 at http://mrc.org Flashback: Video Mocks Michael Mann in ‘Hide the Decline’ http://mrc.org/articles/flashback-video-mocks-michael-mann-hide-decline <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Leaked ClimateGate emails prompt Minnesotans for Global Warming to ridicule prominent global warming alarmist. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/joseph-rossell">Joseph Rossell</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><iframe src="//www.youtube.com/embed/WMqc7PCJ-nc" width="520" height="293" frameborder="0"></iframe></p><p dir="ltr">Five years ago, a huge document hack and leak occurred at the University of East Anglia’s Climatic Research Unit. The incident became known as ClimateGate and the leaked files and emails damaged the credibility of global warming alarmists in many people’s eyes.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/flashback-video-mocks-michael-mann-hide-decline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Climate Change International Climate Change climategate email files Global Warming hack hide the decline Humor Leak Michael Mann Satire Fri, 14 Nov 2014 19:14:15 +0000 julia.seymour 47641 at http://mrc.org NYT Hypes Leaked Documents To Promote Climate Alarmism http://mrc.org/articles/nyt-hypes-leaked-documents-promote-climate-alarmism <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Front-page story claims ‘near certainty’ on warming,’ warns of dire impact of climate change even though IPCC says leaks were ‘misleading.’ </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/mike-ciandella">Mike Ciandella</a> </div> </div> </div> <p dir="ltr"><a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/20/science/earth/extremely-likely-that-human-activity-is-driving-climate-change-panel-finds.html?pagewanted=all">The New York Times</a> is quick to forget the past when it doesn’t promote their agenda. In Nov.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/nyt-hypes-leaked-documents-promote-climate-alarmism" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Climate Change Environment International Media climate alarmism Climate Change climategate Glaciers ipcc Justin Gillis leaked information misleading information New York Times NOAA pachauri roger pielke jr Scandal sea level rise Thu, 22 Aug 2013 19:52:31 +0000 julia.seymour 44333 at http://mrc.org Emails Show Coziness Between Reporter and Climate Scientist http://mrc.org/articles/emails-show-coziness-between-reporter-and-climate-scientist <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> FOIA reveals St. Louis Post-Dispatch environmental writer ‘sympathetic’ to alarmism, doesn’t want to let skeptics ‘stand unchallenged.’ </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/julia-seymour">Julia A. Seymour</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Liberals claim to support transparency in government, but as President Obama has proven time and again, that isn’t the case once conservatives start finding shady things with Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests.<br /></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/emails-show-coziness-between-reporter-and-climate-scientist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Climate Change Media chris horner climate alarmism Climate Change climategate cozy relations FOIA freedom of information Global Warming journalism media ethics skepticism St. Louis Post-Dispatch stanford stephen schneider transparency Tue, 28 Aug 2012 20:15:45 +0000 julia.seymour 41043 at http://mrc.org Science Fiction http://mrc.org/special-reports/science-fiction <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/julia-seymour">Julia A. Seymour</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Click to read the <a href="http://www.mrc.org/bmi/reports/2011/Executive_Summary_Science_Fiction.html">Executive Summary</a></strong></p> <p><strong>Read the Sidebar: <a href="http://www.mrc.org/bmi/articles/2011/Sidebar_to_Special_Report_Science_Fiction.html">Live Earth: NBC Joins the Fight for 'Climate in Crisis,' Fails to Stay Objective</a><br /></strong></p> <br /> <p>Baaaa-dum. It only took two musical notes to set the mood and terrify viewers watching the movie "Jaws" in 1975. Today it only takes two words: global warming.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/special-reports/science-fiction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Special Reports MRC Business 2006 2007 2010 2011 administration AlGore analyzed bmi british broadcast called caused cbs claim claims climate ClimateChange climategate comeback couric coverage criticism Debate distortions earth environmental evening fact film found GlobalWarming gore gores group high hollywood Hurricane inconvenient institute international ipcc level made morning movie NBC network networks news nobel oct people percent polar political president prize public report Reporters reporting reports research revelle rise ruling Scandal Science sciencefiction scientific scientist scientists sea show smith star stories story study told truth viewers warming world years Mon, 23 May 2011 18:18:00 +0000 admin 2083 at http://mrc.org Book Review: 'Climate of Corruption' Digs Deep Into Climate Change Agenda, Finds 'Big Lie' http://mrc.org/articles/book-review-climate-corruption-digs-deep-climate-change-agenda-finds-big-lie <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/julia-seymour">Julia A. Seymour</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Despite the fact that the mainstream media failed to take the <a href="../../../../../../../../../bmi/articles/2010/ClimateGate__Year_Later_Networks_Barely_Cover_Scandal_But_Defend_and_Exonerate_Accused_Scientists.html">ClimateGate scandal seriously</a>, booksellers have taken notice. One book that arrived on bookstore shelves and display tables in January 2011 was <a href="http://www.greenleafbookgroup.com/publication/climate-corruption/1375">'Climate of Corruption: Politics and Power Behind the Global Warming Hoax.'</a></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/book-review-climate-corruption-digs-deep-climate-change-agenda-finds-big-lie" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Climate Change Government ability bear bell book claims climate climategate Corruption declining fact forecast found global mainstream mentioned news polar population populations predict Predictions Scandal truth Tue, 01 Feb 2011 04:04:00 +0000 admin 27541 at http://mrc.org The Top 10 Economic Myths of 2010 http://mrc.org/media-myths/top-10-economic-myths-2010 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/julia-seymour">Julia A. Seymour</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><em>Each year the Business & Media Institute looks back on the year's news and selects the top 10 worst economic myths. Here is our 2010 list:</em></p> <br /> <p>10. GM Repayment Shows Taxpayer Bailout Worked</p> <p>9.<strong> </strong>All the Economy Needs is More Stimulus</p> <p>8. Soda is Like Cocaine and Ads Cause Obesity</p> <p>7. Obama the Tax Cutter</p> <p>6.<strong> </strong>The Tea Parties are Astroturf, but Green Groups Aren't.</p> <p>5. Despite Largest Budget in History, Obama is Fiscally Conservative</p> <p>4. Lack of Press Freedom in Gulf Doesn't Point to Obama</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/media-myths/top-10-economic-myths-2010" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Myths MRC Business 2010 access administration ads american april Astroturf auto bad Bailout big billion BP broadcast Budget burnett bush business called cancun cbs chamber ChamberofCommerce claim claims class climate climategate cnbcs coast cocaine commerce company conservative corporate coverage cuts day earth economic economy election Elections ErinBurnett federal Food foreign global good government green group groups guard history House institute isnt jobs june KeithOlbermann lack largest liberal mediamyth middle money myth national nbcs networks news obama obamas oil oilspill outlets parties people percent political president Press progress repayment report Reporters rich scientists Soda Spending spill sponsored Stimulus stop stories story support tax taxes taxpayer taxpayers ThinkProgress told tomdonohue Top10 treasury unemployment warming white worked year Thu, 09 Dec 2010 19:28:00 +0000 admin 30125 at http://mrc.org Bloomberg BusinessWeek's Eric Pooley: Inhofe 'Was Right' About U.S. Climate Bill http://mrc.org/articles/bloomberg-businessweeks-eric-pooley-inhofe-was-right-about-us-climate-bill <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/jeff-poor">Jeff Poor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Leave it to navel-gazing so-called climate journalists to get to the bottom of the aftermath of ClimateGate.</p> <br /> <p>The Yale Forum on Climate Change & The Media asked - what did the 'climate journalism community' learn over the 12 months stemming from the controversy, or as it prefaced, 'pseudo-controversies,' specifically the 'cherry-picked' and 'hacked' emails that came out of ClimateGate.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/bloomberg-businessweeks-eric-pooley-inhofe-was-right-about-us-climate-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Climate Change Environment Government International Media alarmists bloombergbusinessweek called CapandTrade climate ClimateChange climategate Copenhagen Credit environmentalreporting ericpooley famously global GlobalWarming hacked inhofe James JamesInhofe Journalists Science skeptical surveyed warming yaleforum Fri, 03 Dec 2010 02:16:00 +0000 admin 27031 at http://mrc.org NY Times Preens Over Publishing Stolen Cables, But Was Snooty Over Swiped Climate-Gate Email http://mrc.org/bias-alerts/ny-times-preens-over-publishing-stolen-cables-was-snooty-over-swiped-climate-gate-email <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Some document leaks are more equal than others.<br /><br />The New York Times, along with other media outlets, on Monday published excerpts from the latest stolen document dump from WikiLeaks - sensitive American diplomatic cables, mostly from the last three years, discussing nuclear and terror threats. "<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2010/11/29/world/29cables.html">Leaked Cables Offer a Raw Look Inside U.S. Diplomacy</a>" was the headline over Scott Shane and Andrew Lehren's story, which dominated Monday's front page. <br /><br /></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/bias-alerts/ny-times-preens-over-publishing-stolen-cables-was-snooty-over-swiped-climate-gate-email" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division AndrewRevkin BiasAlert BillKeller climategate Diplomacy DoubleStandards liberalmediabias Terrorism WikiLeaks Mon, 29 Nov 2010 22:24:00 +0000 37007 at http://mrc.org Times Preens Over Publishing Stolen Cables, But Was Snooty Over Swiped Climate-Gate Email http://mrc.org/articles/times-preens-over-publishing-stolen-cables-was-snooty-over-swiped-climate-gate-email <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Executive Editor Bill Keller on why the Times published confidential diplomatic cables obtained illegally by Wikileaks: &quot;For The Times to ignore this material would be to deny its own readers the careful reporting and thoughtful analysis they expect when this kind of information becomes public.&quot; But that&#039;s not how the paper treated the leaked emails that led to the Climate-gate controversy. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Some document leaks are more equal than others.<br /><br />The Times, along with other media outlets, on Monday published excerpts from the latest stolen document dump from Wikileaks - sensitive American diplomatic cables from the past three years discussing nuclear and terror threats. "<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2010/11/29/world/29cables.html">Leaked Cables Offer a Raw Look Inside U.S. Diplomacy</a>" was the headline over Scott Shane and Andrew Lehren's story, which dominated Monday's front page. <br /><br /></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/times-preens-over-publishing-stolen-cables-was-snooty-over-swiped-climate-gate-email" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch AndrewRevkin BillKeller climategate Diplomacy DoubleStandards liberalmediabias NewYorkTimes NewYorkTimesbias Terrorism TimesWatch WikiLeaks Mon, 29 Nov 2010 20:42:00 +0000 admin 7955 at http://mrc.org ClimateGate 1 Year Later: Networks Barely Cover Scandal, But Defend and 'Exonerate' Accused Scientists http://mrc.org/articles/climategate-1-year-later-networks-barely-cover-scandal-defend-and-exonerate-accused-scienti <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/julia-seymour">Julia A. Seymour</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>It’s been a year since thousands of emails and files were leaked from a prominent climate science group at the University of East Anglia, with startling comments including this one: “We can’t account for the lack of warming at the moment.”</p> <br /> <p>Other leaked emails showed potential manipulation of temperature data, a willingness to destroy information rather than release it under the British Freedom of Information (FOI) law and the intimidation of publications willing to publish skeptical articles. The files also indicated that the temperature data was in a “hopeless” state.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/climategate-1-year-later-networks-barely-cover-scandal-defend-and-exonerate-accused-scienti" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Climate Change Environment International Media 2010 abc cbs climate ClimateChange climategate data Emails exonerated findings global GlobalWarming hidethedecline independent institute investigations MyronEbell NBC network networks news people Scandal Science scientists stories threat university warming Wed, 17 Nov 2010 23:52:00 +0000 admin 27036 at http://mrc.org HuffPo: 'Missed Opportunity' of BP Spill, Cap and Trade, are 'Point of No Return' http://mrc.org/articles/huffpo-missed-opportunity-bp-spill-cap-and-trade-are-point-no-return <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/matt-philbin">Matt Philbin</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>With any luck, we’re going to be seeing a lot more commentary like <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/jim-garrison/from-climate-change-to-cl_b_701126.html"></a>Jim Garrison’s Aug. 31 Huffington Post piece. What’s positive about it isn’t the apocalyptic hysteria of his descriptions of “climate shock,” entertaining as they are.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/huffpo-missed-opportunity-bp-spill-cap-and-trade-are-point-no-return" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Media AlGore BarackObama ClimateChange climategate Copenhagen deniers GlobalWarming HuffingtonPost jimgarrison oilspill perfectstorm privatesector Wed, 01 Sep 2010 15:34:22 +0000 admin 27105 at http://mrc.org Media Use Crazy Weather to Hype Global Warming, Despite Admissions Weather Isn't Climate http://mrc.org/articles/media-use-crazy-weather-hype-global-warming-despite-admissions-weather-isnt-climate <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/julia-seymour">Julia A. Seymour</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >Last winter, as blizzard snowfalls piled up into several feet in the nation’s capital, conservatives mocked global warming alarmists for trying to link weather incidents to global warming. But as summer heat waves, volcanoes and sinkholes have appeared recently, climate alarmists proved they missed the point.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/media-use-crazy-weather-hype-global-warming-despite-admissions-weather-isnt-climate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Environment AP Blizzard ChadMyers climate ClimateChange climategate CNN drought DylanRatigan FareedZakaria fire fish flood GlobalWarming heatwave HuffingtonPost Hurricane inhofe NewYorkTimes oyster Pakistan PatMichaels RogerPielkeJr. Russia sinkhole Skeptics WashingtonPost Weather Wed, 18 Aug 2010 19:45:15 +0000 admin 27124 at http://mrc.org 2010 Heats Up News Hype over Global Warming http://mrc.org/articles/2010-heats-news-hype-over-global-warming <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/kyle-gillis">Kyle Gillis</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >While some people can’t stand the heat, the news media revel in it.</p> <br /> <p >On July 15, USA Today reported that according the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), <a href="http://www.usatoday.com/weather/climate/2010-07-15-heat-record_N.htm" />2010 is the hottest year on record</a>. ABC and CBS morning shows have also focused on the “record heat.”</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/2010-heats-news-hype-over-global-warming" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Environment ChristopherHorner ClimateChange climategate CRU GlobalWarming Nasa NCDC NOAA USAToday worldtemperatures Mon, 19 Jul 2010 17:07:00 +0000 admin 27174 at http://mrc.org