Donald Trump and Company: Incompetent, malignant and treacherous.

Climate Scientist Michael Mann and Bob Ward, writing in the Guardian:

“Americans should not be fooled by the Stalinist tactics being used by the White House to try to discredit the findings of mainstream climate science.

“The Trump administration has already purged information about climate change from government websites, gagged federal experts and attempted to end funding for climate change programs.

“Now a group of hardcore climate change deniers and contrarians linked to the administration is organising a petition in support of a new panel being set up by the National Security Council to promote an alternative official explanation for climate change.” Read more . . .