18 min

Weaponizing False Equivalence DRILLED

    • Social Sciences

As climate disinformation campaigns ramped up in the 1990s, oil companies and their PR firms exploited weaknesses in the U.S. media system and propped up "contrarian" scientists to push the narrative of scientific uncertainty and shift how journalists covered the issue. 
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As climate disinformation campaigns ramped up in the 1990s, oil companies and their PR firms exploited weaknesses in the U.S. media system and propped up "contrarian" scientists to push the narrative of scientific uncertainty and shift how journalists covered the issue. 
Support us: https://www.patreon.com/Drilled
Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

18 min

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