Big Oil, Big Tobacco, big lies
The recent investigation that exposed Exxon's deceit could end up catalysing the action needed to address the looming climate crisis
Over the past few years, a growing number of people have been taking a hard look at what is happening to our planet—historic droughts, rising sea levels, massive floods—and acknowledging, finally, that human activity is propelling rapid climate change. But guess what? Exxon (now ExxonMobil) had an inkling of this as early as 1978.