Portland schools ditch textbooks that question climate change

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Forward looking … the waterfront in Portland, Oregon. Photograph: Patrick Brooks Brandenburg/Getty Images/Aurora Creative

Oregon city’s education board will now insist on teaching that ‘the climate crisis is created by human beings’

May 24, 2016 — Schools in Portland, Oregon, have voted to abandon textbooks that “express doubt about the severity of the climate crisis or its root in human activities”. Continue reading