Google to cut ties with rightwing lobby group over climate change 'lies'


www.theguardian.com | Published Tuesday 23 September 2014 04.31 BST

The internet giant Google has announced it is to sever its ties with an influential rightwing lobbying network, the American Legislative Exchange Council, accusing it of “lying” about climate change.

The move, ahead of a United Nations summit on climate change, delivered a victory to campaigners and the UN’s newly minted initiative to persuade companies to shun climate-denying business lobbies… read more>


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