Recently Gordon Brown, the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, spoke out against climate change deniers labeling them as anti-science "flat-earthers" who are spreading outdated information:
Ed Miliband, Brown's climate secretary, also recently joined in defending the climate science from the deniers "siren voices":
And Brown and Miliband do have the climate science on their side. Last month a new climate report was released by the Met Office in the UK making the link between climate change and human activity even stronger:
So the science is clear. And our politicians seems to know how to talk about it. It's just too bad then that inequality between rich and poor nations helps fuel a climate of mistrust and sabotages efforts to secure a climate deal.