Global Warming

GUESTS: Gail McDonald/ President, Global Climate Coalition Kelly Simms/ Science Policy Director, Ozone Action Ross Gelbspan/ Author, The Heat is On (Addison Wesley, 1997) Former journalist, Boston Globe, Washington Post and Philadelphia Inquirer Most scientists agree that pollution is warming the atmosphere, yet a few skeptics have succeeded in skewing the debate. The US - the largest producer of those pollutants - won't commit to the specific reductions called for in a global warming treaty. Now environmentalists and insurance companies are joining forces to battle the fossil fuel industry that is trying to undermine the global warming theory. Join Ray Suarez for a look at the national and international politics of global warming.



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