Carbon Omission: How the U.S. Media Failed to Connect Extreme Weather to Climate Change in 2018

Organization: Public Citizen

This report examines media coverage of extreme weather events in 2018 and assesses the extent to which outlets connected the topics to climate change. It also looks at whether the media mentioned solutions when discussing climate change. WHY YOU SHOULD TAKE A LOOK: “News outlets are giving the crisis our time far less attention than...
This report looks at the media coverage of climate issues in 2017, such as extreme weather events, and assesses the extent to which media coverage relates to climate change.