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
11132 2.7 years ago Randy Maxfield
11131 2.7 years ago Melani Menendez
11130 2.7 years ago Shemayim Elohim
11129 2.7 years ago Danielle J
11128 2.7 years ago Gary Jones
11127 2.7 years ago Sandra Freeman
11126 2.7 years ago Gerald St. Germaine Back in the 1600s, Galileo was warned never to speak publicly about his theory that the earth and planets revolved around the sun, and he was eventually placed under house arrest for the remainder o...
11125 2.7 years ago Laura Pressman-McNamara
11124 2.7 years ago Cade Bryant
11123 2.7 years ago Liana Olson
11122 2.7 years ago Susan Godoy
11121 2.7 years ago Jerry Amos Wisconsin legislatures must look at the melting ice at the poles. The legislatures are sorely in need of a good education for a high tech scientific world. BTW, the world is not flat....
11120 2.7 years ago Kevin Gahagan
11119 2.7 years ago Brian Smith
11118 2.7 years ago Richard Theriault
11117 2.7 years ago Bonnie Burkart
11116 2.7 years ago Linda Eberle
11115 2.7 years ago Ingrid Parmeter
11114 2.7 years ago Brooks Obr
11113 2.7 years ago Kenneth Bickel
11112 2.7 years ago Carol Hillman
11111 2.7 years ago Shirley Jeude
11110 2.7 years ago Linda Cayot Censorship of science is unacceptable anywhere - but especially in a democracy.
11109 2.7 years ago john golding
11108 2.7 years ago Welda Graybeal
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