Mum's the word on climate change in Wisconsin



The Climate Change language police have struck again. Last month state employees in Florida alleged that Gov. Rick Scott had instituted a ban on using terms like "climate change" and “global warming."

Now climate censorship has spread to Wisconsin. Last week, the Board of Commissioners of Public Lands (BCPL), a three-member panel overseeing public land sales that benefit schools and communities in Wisconsin, voted to ban staff from talking about climate change. The panel voted 2-1 to block public employees "from engaging in global warming or climate change work while on BCPL time."

Sign here to tell Wisconsin Governor and Presidential hopeful Scott Walker that this is unacceptable, and demand that he act swiftly to reverse the board's decision.



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Number Date Name Your comment to Scott Walker
13907 2.7 years ago Susan Fruth There has been a climate change, whether you like to hear or know it or not. If you don;t change your attitude the climate change will come find and get you to which all you have not listened. You...
13906 2.7 years ago Bryan Rohan
13905 2.7 years ago Konrad Konrad
13904 2.7 years ago Georgia Berland Climate change will only wreak more havoc on our lives and our economy if we think we can overcome it by pretending it doesn't exist. What a childish yet dangerous idea! As a born and raised Milwa...
13903 2.7 years ago Allan Jones Thank you for being intellectually honest.
13902 2.7 years ago Ruthie Charter Sounds like the Word Police, something out of the book "1984" !! What next...book banning and burning? This is absolutely appalling as well as very,very creepy !!!
13901 2.7 years ago Lally McNichols
13900 2.7 years ago Arius Hopman GET REAL, MY FRIENDS, DENIAL WILL JUST COOK US MORE!
13899 2.7 years ago Patricia Langford As one who believes we must be better stewards of God's creation I'm appalled that political ambition drives absurd silencing of the obvious
13898 2.7 years ago Judith Merl the chutpah of your denial and Orwellian "Groupthink'
13897 2.7 years ago Pam Gregory Calling it something else doesn't make it go away, nor does it absolve us of doing everything we can to be repentant stewards if this gift from God!
13896 2.7 years ago Bernadine Helriegel Sure...let's just put our heads under a bushel basket & pretend it's not happening!! And what about "freedom of speech??"
13895 2.7 years ago John Hendershot
13894 2.7 years ago Jena Highkin
13893 2.7 years ago Don Graham
13892 2.7 years ago Dick Olson ICE Climate change is REAL.

STOP Putting your head in the sand!
13891 2.7 years ago Diane Burke Teach the children the truth about the science. Stop the "flat Earth Society" form causing more damage and suffering.
13890 2.7 years ago Maria L. Hernandez
13889 2.7 years ago Judith Larsen Is this like the Catholic Church telling Galileo not to talk about our Galaxy with the sun in the middle. Heads in the sand or in the $$$ of donors?
13888 2.7 years ago Rebecca B. Wilk
13887 2.7 years ago Edward Steele
13886 2.7 years ago Kimberly Wright
13885 2.7 years ago John Johnson
13884 2.7 years ago Leslie Lamb
13883 2.7 years ago Jennifer Thall
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