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
13107 2.9 years ago Marcie Scholz Take the fingers out of your ears and open up your eyes. YOU ARE DESTROYING WI. Listen to the people and not Your Koch loving tea party republicans! Do you smell the fresh air anymore? I don't! Want...
13106 2.9 years ago Debra Grady Ignorance is BLISS!!!! Are you kin to Hilter???
13105 2.9 years ago Marjorie Phillips
13104 2.9 years ago Jan Longtine quit listening to the Koch brothers, accept climate change yourself & let your people support climate change. Don't be so ignorant, please.
13103 2.9 years ago Harriet McCleary
13102 2.9 years ago Juliet Neidish
13101 2.9 years ago Erika Antillon
13100 2.9 years ago Carol Rigrod
13099 2.9 years ago Daniel Wolk State policy must be based on science, not ignorance!
13098 2.9 years ago Ruth White For heavens sake, ackmowledge that we are in the 21st century. Scientists know what they're talking about.
13097 2.9 years ago Bruce O'Brien
13096 2.9 years ago Jack Clark
13095 2.9 years ago Kate Jensen I live in Wisconsin and I am so horrified that you are moving our state in the wrong direction. Climate change is real and you have no business being in politics.
13094 2.9 years ago P.A. Paye
13093 2.9 years ago Elmo Dunn You are an IDIOT.
13092 2.9 years ago Robert Wood
13091 2.9 years ago Thomas and Barbara Haffner It's called ignorant censorship. Grow up and become educated to the ways of the real world.
13090 2.9 years ago Candice Bible
13089 2.9 years ago Joyce Villano Do you really think by banning employees from mentioning climate change or global warming makes it not so? Ridiculous! You need to be educated and not so ignorant.
13088 2.9 years ago Joyce Villano
13087 2.9 years ago Linda Dodson
13086 2.9 years ago Deborah Beck
13085 2.9 years ago Brian Peng It's called censorship, and it's a very common theme in dystopian literature.
13084 2.9 years ago Kaleigh Fiddler
13083 2.9 years ago Craig Jackson By not adressing climate changes you are being highly irresponsible and you either need to change the way you're acting or you need to be fired from your job before you do anymore damage, sorry not ...
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