This from two months ago:
UNITED NATIONS - Former U.S. vice president and environmental activist Al Gore on Tuesday hailed China and Japan for providing global leadership in tackling climate change.
Speaking at a special U.N. Summit on Climate Change, the Nobel laureate praised statements made by both Chinese President Hu Jintao and Japanese Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama.
"I think that China has provided impressive leadership," Gore told reporters.
Check out the pictorial counterargument here.
Some of those images made me sick to my stomach.