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[Powderworks] LMOC: Bjorn lomborg vs. Carl Pope Debate tomorrow at Harvard Kennedy School

Kate Parker Adams kate@dnki.net
Wed, 12 Mar 2003 22:24:56 -0500

You may recall that Lomborg appeared opposite Pete Garrett in a highly 
edited 60 Minutes Australia shortly before Pete tossed in the very sweaty 

I'm gonna try to find a webcast for this one - even if it is internal.  I 
don't know a Dane in environmental policy that doesn't spit or pretend to 
spit at the mention of this guy's name.  The lecture info can be found at 


>Dear all - as you know Bjorn Lomborg wrote this awful book the Skeptical
>Environmentalist saying there is no problem with the world.  He'll be
>doing a debate with Sierra Club Director Carl Pope tomorrow.
>Debate: Global Envir: Improving or Deteriorating? Bjorn Lomborg
>(U Aarhus, Denmark; Auth, The Skeptical Environmentalist)  vs
>Carl Pope (Exec Dir, Sierra Club; Co-auth, Hazardous Waste in
>America). 6 pm, Arco Forum, KSG, 79 JFK St, Camb Info:
>widland@fas.harvard.edu, http://www.iop.harvard.edu ; Critique:
>Joel A. Tickner, ScD
>Research Assistant Professor
>Department of Work Environment
>Lowell Center for Sustainable Production