This quote comes from coverage of the ongoing meeting of the Kyoto Convention parties, being held in Bankok Thailand.
""To use short-term economics as an excuse not to tackle global warming is opportunism," said David Doniger, climate policy chief at the New York-based Natural Resources Defense Council.
"The same people who opposed global warming legislation when the economy was doing well are now opposing it when the economy is doing poorly. They have only one constant and that is they oppose dealing with global warming," he said."
Via::TerraDaily, "Global economy woes cast shadow on climate talks" Image credit::UNEP, David Doniger, NRDC