Editors: Deniers are not Skeptics

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Sign your name to support the open letter from prominent scientists and skeptics, including Bill Nye and Dr. Mark Boslough:‚Äč

I support the open letter calling on reporters and broadcasters to stop calling climate deniers "skeptics."
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    Some members of the media are still misleading the public by wrongly using the term “skeptic.” The New York Times, for example, recently called Senator James Inhofe (R-OK) a skeptic — even though he believes that climate change is “the greatest hoax ever perpetrated.”

    Scientists should practice and promote scientific skepticism, and encourage informed citizens do the same. But those who reject the facts on climate change are not skeptics — they’re deniers.

    Sign your name to support the open letter from the skeptical scientific community, telling the media: Climate deniers are not skeptics.

    Click here to read the scientists' open letter.