Lawson Stands By Academic William Happer Embroiled in Latest Oil Funded Denial Scandal (DeSmogBlog)

Lord Lawson has taken the extraordinary decision to stand by a “distinguished” academic advisor to his charity who has become embroiled in a new scandal about climate denier groups being secretly funded by oil companies. The former chancellor and chairman-for-life of the Global Warming Policy Foundation (GWPF) has dug in his heels after a member of…