Germany’s publicly-funded international broadcaster Deutsche Welle held its third annual “Global Media Forum” last week in Bonn. This year’s topic: “The Heat is On: Climate Change and the Media.” Like the general heading, the titles of the numerous panels and workshops left little doubt about the orientation of the proceedings. But one workshop sparked particular controversy. Its title: “How to professionally deal with climate skepticism” – or per the German version rather: how to deal with “skeptics.” As the description of the workshop makes clear, moreover, “deal with” here is a euphemism.
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