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Michael Shellenberger is co-author of Break Through: From the Death of Environmentalism to the Politics of Possibility and President of the Breakthrough Institute.

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Diaries published: 31 (2234 days since last diary on Tue Apr 14, 2009 at 12:34 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 109 (2233 days since last comment on Wed Apr 15, 2009 at 02:14 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 274

Total Comment Ratings: 137

Most Recommended Diary: Against Eco-Asceticism, 20 comments, 28 recommends

People Following Michael Shellenberger: 6

Michael Shellenberger's Most Recent Diaries:

This morning brought more bad news for supporters of cap and trade climate legislation. It came in the form of an appearance by House Energy and Commerce Chairman Rep. Henry Waxman (D-Santa Monica) ...
by Michael Shellenberger
Comment Count 34 comments on Tue Apr 14, 2009 at 12:34 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
When will Joe Romm of Center for American Progress acknowledge that his strategy on climate change has failed?
by Michael Shellenberger
Comment Count 16 comments on Wed Oct 01, 2008 at 09:12 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
Financial meltdown is nearing the end of its first week and Congress is poised to consider $700 billion in emergency legislation. What are the implications for clean energy and climate? Here are my ...
by Michael Shellenberger
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Sep 22, 2008 at 09:10 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
The departure of Brazil's environment minister signals the end of the small-is-beautiful vision of sustainable development in the Amazon. Since the U.N. conference in Rio in 1992, everyone has ...
by Michael Shellenberger
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Jun 12, 2008 at 04:08 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Who killed cap and trade? Dogmatists on left and right. On the right, Senate Republican leadership insisted that the problem of climate change isn't serious and nothing should be done. On the left,
by Michael Shellenberger
Comment Count 57 comments on Sat Jun 07, 2008 at 07:37 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
by Michael Shellenberger Sometime in late 2006, American climate activists got the idea that one of the highest priorities of the movement should be to pressure politicians to endorse the ...
by Michael Shellenberger
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Jun 03, 2008 at 12:46 PM PDT with 2 Recommends

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