America's Fiercest Climate Blogger Takes on the Status Quo Media, Politicians, and Clean Energy Solutions
by Joseph J. Romm
Pub Date 22 Apr 2010
“The Web’s most influential climate-change blogger” and “Hero of the Environment 2009” --Time Magazine
“I trust Joe Romm on climate.” -- Paul Krugman, New York Times
“America’s fiercest climate-change activist-blogger” and one of “The 100 People Who Are Changing America” -- Rolling Stone
“One of the most influential energy and environmental policy makers in the Obama era” --U.S. News & World Report
“The indispensable blog” -- Thomas Friedman, New York Times
Joseph J. Romm is a climate expert, physicist, and author. He is a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science; senior fellow at the Center for American Progress and former acting assistant secretary of energy efﬁciency and renewable energy at the U.S. Department of Energy. His previous books include Hell and High Water, The Hype About Hydrogen, and Cool Companies.
Table of Contents:
Why I Blog
The Status Quo Media
Uncharacteristically Blunt Scientists
The Clean Energy Solution
Peak Oil? Consider It Solved
The Clean Energy New Deal
End of the Bush-Cheney Error
The Right-Wing Disinformation Machine
Diagnosing Someone with Anti-Scientific Syndrome (ASS)
Why Are Progressives So Lousy at Messaging?
Is the Global Economy a Ponzi Scheme?