Essay by Eric Worrall
h/t John Galt III: Climate hypocrisy on steroids – four hundred delegates and their retinues arrived by CO2 spewing private jets, to discuss how to restrict everyone elses CO2 emissions.
FOUR HUNDRED private jets arrived in Egypt during COP27 as climate delegates are accused of ‘hypocrisy’
- Climate delegates accused of hypocrisy as 400 private jets in Egypt for COP27
- Numerous posts on social media criticised delegates for travelling by private jet
- Posts and reports included various estimates for the number of such planes
PUBLISHED: 19:27 AEDT, 11 November 2022 | UPDATED: 19:27 AEDT, 11 November 2022
Climate delegates were accused of hypocrisy after 400 private jets arrived in Egyptfor COP27.
Numerous posts on social media criticised delegates for travelling by private jet to the UN climate summit.
Posts and reports included various estimates for the number of such planes bringing delegates to the gathering in the beach resort of Sharm el-Sheikh.
Climate Action Against Disinformation, a group that analyses trends in false information on social media, said in a report on Thursday that narratives of supposed ‘hypocrisy and elitism’ were one of the main focuses of climate-sceptic messages during COP27.
Why should any of us even consider taking the alleged climate crisis seriously, while the leaders of the green movement act like their CO2 emissions don’t matter?