Tag Archives: Climate Change In the American Mind

Politics & Global Warming: May 2017

A majority of registered voters – including large majorities of liberal, moderate and conservative Democrats, Independents, and nearly half or more of liberal and moderate Republicans – want corporations and industry, citizens themselves, the U.S. Congress, President Trump, and their own members of Congress to do more to address global warming. Download the Report Here.
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Climate Change in the American Mind: May 2017

This report finds that More than half of Americans believe that climate change is mostly human caused. That’s the highest level measured since our surveys began in 2008. By contrast, only 30% say it is due mostly to natural changes in the environment, matching the lowest level measured in our November 2016 survey. Download the Report Here.
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Takin’ It to the Mall: Consumer Activism on Global Warming

In our published scientific article: The consumer as climate activist, we found that Americans are more likely to engage in consumer activism than political activism to combat global warming, and it’s on the rise. Yet most Americans don’t realize that consumer activism can influence companies. And even those that do seek to influence companies are…
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Trump Voters & Global Warming

President Trump has questioned the reality of global warming and cast doubt on America's participation in global efforts to address the problem. We used data from our most recent Climate Change in the American Mind survey conducted after the election to assess Trump voters' views about global warming and clean energy. Overall, we find that…
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