Listen: Exxon, Jim Hansen And CEO discussed on Outside Podcast
"Things would have turned out very differently. Imagine. If Jim Hansen had given his testimony in one thousand nine hundred eight and the next day, the CEO of Exxon had said, you know, what our scientists are telling us pretty much the same damn thing. No one would have said Exxon's just being climate alarmist. Everyone would have said, okay. We've got a problem. We've got to get to work. But that's not what happened Exxon at all doubled down and started hiring the people that used to work at the tobacco industry or for the DT industry, whoever it was, and they took his their task making sure that there was sufficient doubt about the science that there would be no action they caused a completely"