The Debate Builds Despite the Evidence

  • Rex J. Fleming


This long Chapter covers 3-phases of the debate: the build –up, intense political motivation, and actions which turned the tide. Only a partial list of important events are listed. One action was the magazine quote of the late Stephen Schneider in promoting the CO2 issue and his book: “Each of us has to decide what the right balance is between being effective and being honest.”

Other examples of important events are discussed in chronological order in the 2nd and 3rd phases.


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  • Rex J. Fleming
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  1. 1.Global Aerospace, LLC (Retired)BoulderUSA

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