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Malcolm Turnbull: Accepting Climate Science Isn’t ‘Incipient Bolshevism’

“If Margaret Thatcher took climate change seriously and believed we should take action to reduce global greenhouse emissions, then taking action and supporting and accepting the science can hardly be the mark of incipient Bolshevism,” Australia’s former Liberal Party leader Malcolm Turnbull said in a speech this week. “Having said that, it is undoubtedly correct that there has been a very effective campaign against the science of climate change by those opposed to taking action to cut emissions — many because it is not in their own financial interests — and that this has played into the carbon tax debate.”

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