It was only a matter of time before Planet Gore got around to the most famous bit of disinformation. The big lie is to tout the fact that the air has gotten cleaner in recent decades while conveniently ignoring the fact that the reason for this achievement is environmental activism leading to tough air pollution standards. Progressives must push back hard on this big lie (something John Kerry failed to do with George Bush in the second Presidential debate). Planet Gore proclaims proudly today: Imagine this headline on page A1 today: "The environment is getting cleaner." Given the daily state …
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Joseph Romm is the editor of Climate Progress and a senior fellow at the Center for American Progress.
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