InsideClimate News, a Pulitzer Prize-winning news organization, spent eight months investigating Exxon’s research into climate change dating back to the 1970s. This hour, we’ll talk about how the energy giant’s position on the issue has changed over the years with Neela Banerjee, one of the reporters of the series. We’ll also be joined by Ken Cohen, vice president of public and government affairs for Exxon Mobil Corporation.
The Finnish icebreaker MSV Nordica casts a shadow on the ice while traversing the Northwest Passage through the Victoria Strait in the Canadian Arctic Archipelago Friday, July 21, 2017. For several decades, satellite pictures have shown a dramatic decline in Arctic sea ice that is already affecting the lives of humans and animals in the region. David Goldman/AP Photo