Nepohodlné pravdy pro Ala Gora

Kina po celé planetě budou brzy promítat film někdejšího viceprezidenta USA Ala Gora o globálním oteplování. „Nepohodlná pravda“ se v Americe i v Evropě dočkala nadšených kritik a s největší pravděpodobností si získá široké celosvětové publikum. Avšak třebaže jde o film plný emocí a provokativních záběrů, chybí mu racionální argumenty.

„Nepohodlná pravda“ prohlašuje tři věci: globální oteplování je skutečné, bude katastrofální a jeho řešení by mělo být naší prioritou. Ač to však tvůrcům nebude vhod, správné je jen první tvrzení.

Třebaže je pěkné vidět, že Gore v zemi, kde mnohé vlivné osobnosti popírají už samotnou existenci globálního oteplování, nijak nepodléhá trendu, nejedno z jeho apokalyptických tvrzení je nesmírně zavádějící. Největší omyl ale spočívá v sugerování, že lidstvo má morální povinnost proti změně klimatu jednat, protože si uvědomujeme, že tu je problém. To se jeví jako naivní, ba falešné.

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