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A Climate of Censorship: Eco-Orthodoxy on Campus

  • Peter Wood


On 8 May 2015, the University of Western Australia (UWA) returned $4 million that the Australian government had designated for the creation of a ‘consensus centre’. The university declined the funding because establishing the centre would have required the hiring of Danish environmentalist Bjorn Lomborg.


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  • Peter Wood
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  1. 1.National Association of ScholarsUSA

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