Climate Change Advocates Use ‘Harvey’ to Tout Global Warming


By: - Climate DepotAugust 27, 2017 12:02 AM

Activists wasted no time in using Hurricane Harvey to tout their political agenda of climate change and global warming. Some even said those in the region deserved the storm because of their disbelief in the climate notion. Others jabbed at the president for his policies.

MiG and Nazi Killer Tweeted a video with the caption, “When you realize that Hurricane Harvey is mostly affecting Trump voters and people that don’t believe in climate change.”

When you realize that Hurricane Harvey is mostly affecting Trump voters and people that don’t believe in climate change

YAY SPORTS @icecreamiscool_ noted, “I like how liberals are desperately making Harvey about race and climate change already.”

I like how liberals are desperately making Harvey about race and climate change already 🙄.

A search of “climate change and Harvey” in Twitter brought up the following climate change chat and Trump bashing.

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Dr. Michael Riccioli @curvedway, an English lecturer at the University of Paris-Dauphine,  Tweeted, “#Hurricane #Harvey: Can Mr Trump go on telling all and sundry that there is no such thing as climate change ,,, I wonder.” He also Tweeted:

Hurricane Harvey will be major disaster: Texas governor. – IS MR TRUMP AWARE OF THIS ? http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-41057284 

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Hurricane Harvey ‘will be major disaster’ – BBC News

Texas governor Greg Abbott says Hurricane Harvey will be a “very major disaster” and calls for increased federal aid.

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@charleshogan54 Tweeted this video of the hurricane winds saying, “Apparently Hurricane Harvey isn’t aware of Republican views on climate change and is going to Hurricane anyway ….

Hurricane Harvey Is Something We’ve Never Seen Before http://mojo.ly/2vvtNnY  pic.twitter.com/li7wwiDoxw

Apparently Hurricane Harvey isn’t aware of Republican views on climate change and is going to Hurricane anyway …. pic.twitter.com/jU5FPzBP48

@tancopsey Tweeted an article by former Democrat Texas mayors Henry Cisnerous and Annise Parker saying:

Henry Cisneros and @AnniseParker warning us about significant risks to Texas from flooding, sea-level rise https://www.tribtalk.org/2015/07/28/climate-change-could-devastate-the-texas-economy/  

Climate change could devastate the Texas economy

Climate change could devastate the Texas economy

Rising temperatures, driven by climate change, threaten to undo much …

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More climate change and Harvey comments on GAB and Tweeter:

Dear Trump Supporters: Hurricane Harvey is real and dangerous, and so is climate change. It’s not fake just because you don’t like it.