Video mash-up shows Republicans citing the Bible to oppose climate change action

By Eric W. Dolan
Monday, December 2, 2013 10:18 EDT
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Researchers have found that belief in the biblical end-times can explain some the resistance to curbing climate change. A new video released by climate activists illustrates that finding.

The video, uploaded to YouTube by Climate Desk, features Sen. James Inhofe (R-OK), Reps. John Shimkus (R-IL) and Joe Barton (R-TX), and former GOP presidential candidate Rick Santorum. All four men invoke the Bible to question climate change. Watch below:

Eric W. Dolan
Eric W. Dolan
Eric W. Dolan has served as an editor for Raw Story since August 2010, and is based out of Sacramento, California. He grew up in the suburbs of Chicago and received a Bachelor of Science from Bradley University. Eric is also the publisher and editor of PsyPost. You can follow him on Twitter @ewdolan.
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