Frontier Recommended Audio
Schizophrenic Government Climate/Energy Policies (CFRA radio, Ottawa) (~55min) – May 17, 2013
May 9, 2013 - Listen to Late Night Counsell on CFRA radio, Ottawa, co-hosted by regular host John Counsell and International Climate Science Coalition Executive Director and FCPP advisor Tom Harris (~53 min).
April 18, 2013 – Al Gore-trained speaker debated (CFRA, Ottawa) (~18min) – April 22, 2013
April 18, 2013 - Listen to debate between Al Gore-trained David Rhynas, a professional engineer and a volunteer with Climate Reality Canada, CFRA radio’s John Counsell and International Climate Science Coalition Executive Director and FCPP Research Fellow Tom Harris on CFRA radio. Mr. Rhynas delivered the presentation, “Climate Change at a Crossroads: An Update on Al Gore's Inconvenient Truth” at the Ottawa Public Library earlier in the evening. Tom Harris delivers the presentation “Climate science in an era of negative discovery” in response on April 29.
Yes Minister in Ottawa (CBC Radio) (~29min) – April 15, 2013
A discussion of civil service dysfunction with Professor Donald Savoie, author of “Whatever Happened to the Music Teacher – How Government Decides and Why.“ On how bureaucracy overwhelms front line public services. From CBC Sunday Morning with host Michael Enright. (~29 min.)
Media Tricked by New Climate Hockey Stick Research (CKNW radio, Vancouver) (~19min) – April 3, 2013
March 31, 2013 - Listen to interview with International Climate Science Coalition Executive Director and FCPP advisor Tom Harris on “The World Today Weekend With Host Sean Leslie” on CKNW radio, Vancouver, B.C. about why the conclusions of a widely-publicized new climate science paper showing unusual warming in the 20th century are not rational (~19 min.).
Conservatives Must be Outspoken or Governments Will Ignore Them (CFRA radio, Ottawa) (~4min) – April 3, 2013
March 31, 2013 - Listen to “Nick @ Night” on CFRA Radio, Ottawa, Canada. Host Nick Vandergragt and International Climate Science Coalition Executive Director and FCPP advisor Tom Harris discuss how conservatives need a more sensible strategy if they want governments to enable conservative policies, especially those in the energy and environment fields. (~4 min.).
Feb 15, 2013 – U.S. President misleads about climate change (2GB, Sydney, Australia radio) (10 min) (~10min) – April 1, 2013
February 15, 2013 - Listen to interview with International Climate Science Coalition Chief Science Advisor Professor Bob Carter, PhD on 2GB radio, Sydney, Australia hosted by Steve Price and Andrew Bolt. Dr. Carter is Adjunct Research Fellow at James Cook University, Queensland, Australia and is the author of the important book on climate science and policy, “Climate: the Counter Consensus”.
March 18, 2013 – Climate change: the excuse for ruinous policy (Heritage Foundation radio) (~12min) – March 19, 2013
March 18, 2013 – Climate change: the excuse for ruinous policy (Heritage Foundation radio)
Tom Flanagan Responds (The Agenda) (~18min) – March 7, 2013
Former Harper advisor, conservative pundit and University of Calgary professor Tom Flanagan recently offered a libertarian view of individuals who look at child pornography. As a result, he's been fired from his job as a CBC political commentator, dis-invited from a talk at a conservative think tank, and is facing condemnation from his former political allies. He explains his position to Steve Paikin.
The Nordic Countries (The Economist) (~7min) – February 11, 2013
The Nordic countries are reinventing their model of capitalism, says Adrian Wooldridge.
Adapt to climate change, don't try to stop it (CJBK, London) (~9min) – December 14, 2012
October 16, 2012: Listen to “The Warm-up with Al Coombs” on CJBK Radio, London, Ontario with International Climate Science Coalition Executive Director, Tom Harris. Today's pressing needs are more important than the possibility of problems decades in the future.
Al Gore misses the mark in “Dirty Weather Report” (CFRA, Ottawa) (~18min) – November 19, 2012
November 19, 2012: Listen to Rick Gibbons ''Homepage'' on CFRA Radio, Ottawa, Canada with International Climate Science Coalition Executive Director and FCPP Research Fellow Tom Harris. Al Gore’s “24 hours of Reality – the Dirty Weather Report” is riddled with mistakes, one of the most prominent being his assertion that “dirty weather is putting storms like Sandy on steroids.” (~18 min.)
Be it Resolved that “Equalization is Bad for Canada” (~92min) – November 9, 2012
This debate between the Hon. Michael Ignatieff and Alberta Wildrose Party Leader Danielle Smith took place on October 18, 2012 in Calgary. It was organized by the Calgary Enterprise Forum.
Tropical storm Sandy not caused by climate change (CFRA, Ottawa) (~17min) – October 31, 2012
October 30, 2012: Listen to “Late Night Counsell” on CFRA Radio,Ottawa, Ontariowith International Climate Science Coalition Science Advisory Board member, Dr. Madhav Khandekar. Dr. Khandekar is a consultant meteorologist, former Environment Canada Research Scientist, and was an“Expert Reviewer” of the IPCC Fourth Assessment Report, the latest issued by the U.N. in 2007. (~17 min.)
Help People Adapt to Climate Change (CJBK, Winnipeg) (~6min) – October 25, 2012
October 16, 2012: Listen to “The Warm-up with Al Coombs” on CJBK Radio, London, Ontario with International Climate Science Coalition Executive Director, Tom Harris. Although the 16 year temperature plateau was discussed, the most important part of this interview focused on the need to help vulnerable people adapt to climate change instead of vainly trying to stop what might happen in 50 years. Listen here for a 90 second summary of this topic.
Global warming stopped 16 years ago (CJOB, Winnipeg) (~12min) – October 24, 2012
October 16, 2012: UK Met office quietly releases data that confirms global warming stopped 16 years ago.
Fred Singer (ICCC7) (~13min) – September 28, 2012
S. Fred Singer, an atmospheric and space physicist, is founder and president of the Science and Environmental Policy Project. (~13 min)
Anthony Watts (ICCC7) (~16min) – September 21, 2012
Anthony Watts is a 25-year broadcast meteorology veteran and currently chief meteorologist for KPAY-AM radio. In 1987, he founded ItWorks, which supplies custom weather stations, Internet servers, weather graphics content, and broadcast video equipment. (~16 min)
Equalization Hurts All Canadians (~33min) – September 18, 2012
For fifty years, regional subsidies of all kinds including equalization have been a defining characteristic of Canadian federalism. However, they have damaged productivity in all regions and are an unconscionable burden on the people of Ontario. For these reasons, they will imperil Canadian competitiveness in the twenty first century and could lead to tensions that undermine national unity. Alternative paths are available and should be pursued. (~34 min)
Jim Sensenbrenner (ICCC7) (~31min) – September 14, 2012
Jim Sensenbrenner represents the Fifth Congressional District of Wisconsin. He advanced common-sense ideas to confront climate change and increase American energy security, instead of schemes like “cap and tax” that would raise taxes and increase regulation. (~31 min)
Julian Morris, Vice-President for Research at the Reason Foundation (ICCC7) (~16min) – September 7, 2012
Julian Morris is vice president for research at the Reason Foundation, a non-profit think tank advancing free minds and free markets. His research focuses on the relationship between institutions, economic development, and environmental protection. (~15 min.)