The Dictionary of the Climate Debate (DCD)


Munk Debate (December 2009)
This debate took place in Toronto in December 2009 and pitted George Monbiot and Canadian Green-Party leader Elizabeth May vs. Bjorn Lomborg and Nigel Lawson.

Proponent and skeptic introductions

Introduces May, then Monbiot ("A modern day Voltaire"); Lomborg shakes the opponents' hands, Lawson doesn't.



Lawson: "A new secular religion"



May: "It's a shame we're still debating this issue."



Lomborg: "Is this the most important issue?"



Monbiot: "How lucky do you feel?"



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