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.



This petition has a goal of 20000 signatures
3251-3275 of 15032 signatures
Number Date Name Your comment to Scott Walker
11782 2.7 years ago Patricia Tehan
11781 2.7 years ago Mary Sanchez
11780 2.7 years ago Louie Martinez
11779 2.7 years ago David Bailey
11778 2.7 years ago Laurel Albrecht
11777 2.7 years ago Naomi Gilmore
11776 2.7 years ago Gini Heersma-Covert
11775 2.7 years ago Karl Mortimer-Murphy
11774 2.7 years ago Joanne Watchie What the heck are you thinking?!
11773 2.7 years ago Ag Gilmore
11772 2.7 years ago Curtis Schroeder
11771 2.7 years ago Velda Smith
11770 2.7 years ago Lawrence Germann
11769 2.7 years ago Lissette Whitehead
11768 2.7 years ago Gloria Faltstrom
11767 2.7 years ago Adam Levine
11766 2.7 years ago Marcia Pauley The truth really hurts!
11765 2.7 years ago Margaret Russo Censorship of important discourse needs to stop. Climate change needs to be discussed during decisions about what is done with public lands.
11764 2.7 years ago Augusta Walden
11763 2.7 years ago Timothy Gentle
11762 2.7 years ago Jill Kramer
11761 2.7 years ago Harlan Wilder
11760 2.7 years ago Kait Ashenfelter Denying facts is simply childish and doesn't change that they are facts. Knowledge is much better than imposing ignorance on oneself and others.
11759 2.7 years ago Lana La Fata
11758 2.7 years ago Douglas Benedict
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