Browsing All posts tagged under »Joseph Bast«

More deception and dishonesty in Heartland’s May 1 press release announcing results of Memo investigation

June 7, 2012

5

Following the unauthorized publication of confidential Heartland Institute documents by Peter Gleick on February 14, 2012, Heartland’s president Joseph Bast identified one document that he claimed was forged. Starting on February 16, Heartland employed Protek International, a firm that conducts digital forensic investigations, to investigate whether or not the allegedly fabricated “2012 Climate Strategy” memo […]

Digital forensic investigation fails to exonerate Heartland of authoring climate strategy memo

June 6, 2012

2

Contrary to the stated conclusion of a cursory digital forensic investigation, the report fails to exonerate The Heartland Institute of being the source of the allegedly fabricated "climate strategy memo."

Heartland Institute attacks critics, still refuses to apologize for Unabomber billboard

May 21, 2012

1

Joe Bast and others at The Heartland Institute continue to attack their critics and refuse to apologize for the dishonest comparison of the Unabomber to genuine climate realists nearly three weeks after Heartland took down the billboard.

“Murderers, tyrants, and madmen” – a video response from Peter Sinclair

May 17, 2012

4

Peter Sinclair shows how claims that global warming advocates are "murderers, tyrants, and madmen" by Joe Bast of The Heartland Institute are wildly inaccurate.

Heartland’s president distorts polls, surveys, and studies in support of the Unabomber billboard

May 16, 2012

1

Heartland Institute president Joe Bast distorts polls, surveys, petitions, and studies in an essay supporting Heartland's failed Unabomber/climate disruption billboard.

Heartland Institute billboard continues a long pattern of dishonesty

May 14, 2012

8

The Heartland Institute's recent Unabomber billboard and accompanying essay was filled with false allegations and errors, continuing Heartland's long history of dishonesty.

Heartland Institute billboard feeds critics, drives away allies and donors

May 7, 2012

1

Heartland Institute billboard featuring Unabomber Ted Kaczynski feeds Heartland's critics and drives away their allies and donors.