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
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Number Date Name Your comment to Scott Walker
11682 2.7 years ago Patricia B. Ryan Pretending to be an ostrich will not protest Wisconsin from flooding along the shores of Lake Michigan!
11681 2.7 years ago Donald Ludwig
11680 2.7 years ago Christiane Fitzgerald
11679 2.7 years ago Kay Martin JUST BECAUSE YOU SAY IT DOES NOT EXIST DOES NOT MAKE IT SO - WAKE UP BEFORE YOU EITHER DIE FROM EXCESS WATER THRU FLOODS -OR STARVATION DUE TO DROUGHTS IN CALIFORNIA ND THE BREAD BELT WHERE WE GROW...
11678 2.7 years ago Julia McGovern
11677 2.7 years ago David Stone
11676 2.7 years ago Annie Katzman
11675 2.7 years ago Brandon Lowentrout
11674 2.7 years ago Ted Pratt WHAT'S YOUR PROBLEM ASSHOLE !!!!!!!! ? Can't handle hearing somebody say "global warming" ? Well you better get off your high horse and come down to reality because it is true !!!!!!!! Just like CLI...
11673 2.7 years ago John Backlund
11672 2.7 years ago Greg Alper stop hiding your ears in the sand!
11671 2.7 years ago D Rosing Freedom of Speech is a right of every single American. How dare you try to diminish this right, especially in regard to an issue as important as CLIMATE CHANGE! You don't deserve any public office
11670 2.7 years ago Jackson Brand Come on, Nutcake - When the climate changes, it's called climate change.
11669 2.7 years ago Erick Sierra
11668 2.7 years ago Sheryl Gardner
11667 2.7 years ago Jo Ann Frisch Ignorance runs deep!
11666 2.7 years ago Catherine Caron Doesn't such an act violate Freedom of Speech?
11665 2.7 years ago Pete Sandifer You want to be President? Stop freedom of speech! Keep you trap shut!!!
11664 2.7 years ago James Bailey
11663 2.7 years ago Delores Eddins
11662 2.7 years ago Michael Serota http://wp.me/p4mCzX-3f
11661 2.7 years ago Michael McLeod This is appalling. What about the right to free speech? You cannot be stupid enough to believe that we are not screwing up the planet, Mr. Walker, can you?
11660 2.7 years ago Jennifer Rocco
11659 2.7 years ago Devin Johnson
11658 2.7 years ago Rick Pearson
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