Climate Denier Spotlight

About the Series

Climate science denial is pervasive and the constellation of individuals and organizations spreading doubt and misinformation is interconnected, like a spider web. Often, the strands of the denial web get lost in the continuous cycle of news, events, and misinformation that spews forth from this echo chamber.

The Climate Denier Spotlight is a DeSmog series shining a focused light on the many key players in this web of denial. For further information, please explore our Climate Disinformation Database.

In This Series


For more than three months, the Trump administration tried to get climate science denier Kathleen Hartnett White confirmed for a top environmental post in the White House. But last week, the admini...