Mudcat Café message #1790411 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #93009   Message #1790411
Posted By: GUEST
23-Jul-06 - 01:03 AM
Thread Name: BS: Bush's *Big Stick* Foriegn Policy...
Subject: RE: BS: Bush's *Big Stick* Foriegn Policy...
"NASA climate scientist James E. Hansen was following the space agency's stated mission. For years, his reports, lectures and interviews have helped people "understand and protect our home planet."

But his urgency about global warming in a December lecture earned him a threat of "dire consequences" for speaking out. After he advocated a remedy the Bush administration opposed, the NASA public affairs department decided to restrict his media interviews and prescreen his lectures."

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