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As sceptic doesn't fit, what is the appropriate term to describe people who use bias to dismiss climate change science?

A recent story run on Climate Spectator discussed why the term ‘sceptic’ was not appropriate for climate change deniers. For those that missed the article, the point being made was that those who deny actual evidence cannot be labelled sceptics as no true sceptic would develop an argument based on bias alone (Stung by ‘sceptic’ spin, May 4).

With this in mind, reader Bernard Walsh came up with this response:

What should we call these fake sceptics?

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