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The recently-released BEST* study—which led prominent climate skeptic Dr. Richard Muller to finally accept that “global warming is real“—carries an important lesson for all communicators:    Don’t drive honest skeptics into a corner.   

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Once again, Dr. John Abraham (St. Thomas University & CSRRT) models how to stay friendly yet forceful, when interviewed by a conservative talk radio host . America’s Radio News Network is a tough format.    With only 8-9 minutes to … Continue reading

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“When you counsel someone, you should appear to be reminding him of something he had forgotten, not of the light he was unable to see.”            — Baltasar Gracian (1601-1658) Gracian’s aphorism is a nice touchstone for “tone,” which is … Continue reading

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