Heartland Exposed: Inside the Climate Denial Machine

Abby Zimet

Leaked internal documents from the libertarian Heartland Institute show the effort toward an anti-climate-change curriculum for kids is a small part of a well-funded and oiled machine to discredit established climate change science. Documents leaked to DeSmogBlog detail strategy, budgets, media plans to keep out "opposing voices," and funding that could be up 70% from last year, thanks to the Koch Brothers and others of their ilk. 

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