Anyone tired of the deceptive smear campaign against global warming being run by conservatives, corporations and PR professionals now have a champion and a manifesto:
There is a line between public relations and propaganda - or there should be. And there is a difference between using your skills, in good faith, to help rescue a battered reputation and using them to twist the truth - to sow confusion and doubt on an issue that is critical to human survival.
Jim Hoggan is a Vancouver public relations professional who is tired of seeing the works of his colleagues clouding the debate on climate change. He is publishing desmogblog.com to help turn the informational tide in favour of meaningful action.
Also check out the front page article at The Tyee for a profile of Jim and his work.