“Global Skepticism and Global Change” by Orrin & Keith Pilkey published by Berfrois literary magazine

January 11th, 2012

“If the vast majority of scientists believe that humans are directly contributing to climate change, then why do polls show that fewer Americans today┬ásee global warming as a serious threat than they did two years ago? This public opinion phenomenon is directly attributable to groups motivated to misinform the public. These groups are commonly funded by the Fossil Fuels industry and they are increasingly becoming worldwide in scope.”–Orrin H. & Keith C. Pilkey

View the full text here: http://www.berfrois.com/2012/01/the-editorial-climate-pilkey/

“Global Skepticism and Global Climate” was published January 10, 2012 by Berfrois literary magazine to promote the vital and timely content of Global Climate Change: A Primer, Duke University Press (2011).

Northwest Passage, batik on silk by Mary Edna Fraser, 38.5″ x 54.5″