This Ohio professor had to walk back his words after claiming that global warming was worse than war. Dr. Austin Babrow is a professor in the School of Communication Studies at Ohio University. He is a proponent of the global warming theory. He may have overstated his case, however.
After making that statement to one of his classes, he experienced a bit of pushback. It was so much pushback that he had to walk his statement back. The very next day he published a note to his students trying to explain his thought process. He still refers to war because of warming, but tries to justify his statement. Regardless you must give some kudos to the students that called him on it.
As Written by Phalen Kuckuck for the Washington Examiner:
A professor in the School of Communication Studies at Ohio University recently told a class that “global warming is worse than war.” After students confronted Dr.