Climate change as ‘leftist malware’ – has it come to this?

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Is the political element of the climate change debate taking over from the science factors? That seems to be the implication of the opinion piece reported on here.

An excellent new meme has entered the climate change debate thanks to David Harsanyi, writing in The Federalist. In his article he articulates why wide acceptance of catastrophic climate change is failing to manifest: because it comes along with an enormous amount of left wing baggage. He summarises it as ‘leftist malware’.

For those not familiar, ‘malware’ is a term used to describe software that is often harmful or intrusive and usually installs itself on your computer without your consent or knowledge. I can’t think of a better metaphor that captures the essential noxiousness of the climate change movement so neatly.

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  1. nottrampis
    Feb 18, 2020 @ 13:29:17

    Climate change is not leftist at all. It is mainstream.

    Imagine a person who reads the Federalist saying something is leftist. Mind you I thought all readers of that magazine could not read!

    Fancy quoting an anonymous blogger. another ignorant one at that

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