Quote Originally Posted by Desmond View Post
Just a false dichotomy.
1. Do nothing
2. make clearly false claims to try to get action

How about
3. Make accurate representations of scientific predictions and push for climate action?

I think making false/ exaggerated claims not only makes people look very silly, but also give climate change deniers/laggards an excuse when those predictions inevitably don't come true.
I agree with your last and ignore your first as unproven.