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How Environmentalists Stalled Progress Over Half Century

August 2, 2022 by

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By Robert Lyman and Dr. Jay Lehr ~ “Environmental assessment and review” was essentially begun in the 1960s as a way of ensuring that environmental considerations were explored systematically when governments were making decisions about whether to issue permits to allow construction of major projects to proceed. This, in itself, did not elevate environmental considerations […]

NY Times Flatters Young, Disruptive Enviro-Nuts Getting In Face Of World Leaders

June 23, 2022 by

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By Clay Waters ~ In “New Brand of Activist Takes Aim at Ukraine War and Climate Crisis, Together,” New York Times’ international correspondent Jeffrey Gettleman allowed undereducated youth to spout socialist nonsense, while cheering them as they confronted world leaders face to face, acts that would be condemned if performed by, say, anti-vaccine mandate activists. […]

Leftist Intimidation – And Assassination?

June 23, 2022 by

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By Paul Driessen ~ One year ago, ProPublica published illegally leaked IRS data on America’s wealthiest taxpayers. The “newsroom” said it obtained the information from “an anonymous source,” thanks to the ease with which people with access to information can secretly copy and transmit it with a few mouse clicks. ProPublica piously claimed its actions […]

Merchant Ships And Planes Needed To Support World’s Eight Billion

June 18, 2022 by

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By Ronald Stein ~ Escalating climate change pressures are strangling capital flows for oil and gas producers, driving up the price of gasoline, electricity, and home heating and cooling. World leaders and the Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) movement that are setting policies to rid the world of fossil fuels, have short memories of petrochemical […]

Left’s Reaction To Leaked Supreme Court Abortion Decision Exposes Its Misanthropy

May 9, 2022 by

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By Julia Dandoy ~ News of the potential downfall of Roe v. Wade has prompted wailing and gnashing of teeth from the pro-abortion left. Though it might appear strange to deem a political party that proclaims empathy and equality as its highest virtues “misanthropic,” there is nothing that suggests a hatred of mankind quite like […]

‘Underhanded’: School Invites Students To Observe LGBTQ Day Without Parents’ Knowledge

April 28, 2022 by

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By Virginia Allen ~ Whether you know it or not, your child’s school may have observed a “Day of Silence” on behalf of the LGBTQ movement. The advocacy group GLSEN invited schools across the country to hold a demonstration Friday to show support for LGBTQ students and their allies. GLSEN encouraged participants to “take a […]

EYE ROLL: NY Times Hypes Children’s Climate Crusade To Dismantle Racism, Sexism

November 7, 2021 by

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By Clay Waters ~ The United Nations “climate summit” in Glasgow, known as COP26, continued to draw promotional coverage in the New York Times. Saturday’s story focused on the youth movement: “Unmoved by Climate Promises, Activists Hit Glasgow’s Streets.” Reporters Megan Specia and Stephen Castle committed 1,400 words to the Times’ latest climate change children’s […]

Anarchy Reigns In Portland

October 27, 2021 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ Immediately upon taking office, President Joe Biden removed President Donald Trump’s designation of Portland, Oregon, as a jurisdiction in anarchy. So, how are things going now? Anarchy reigns in the City of Roses. Over the weekend, police were called to 19 shootings. One of which is likely to be ruled a […]

Antisemite Of The Week

August 9, 2021 by

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A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ According to www.stopantisemitism.org: Former Georgia Democratic Congresswoman Cynthia McKinney caused outrage earlier this week after tweeting an antisemitic trope. In her post, she accused Jews of being behind the 9/11 terror attack. McKinney shared a picture of the Twin Towers burning, with a hand slotting in a puzzle piece with […]

Oregon Ballot Initiative Would End Animal Agriculture, Hunting, Fishing

July 21, 2021 by

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By Bonner Cohen, Ph.D. ~ America’s rural-urban divide is wide and getting wider. Moneyed coastal elites rarely ever miss an opportunity to show their disdain for the rubes in flyover country. Anyone doubting the depth of the discord need look no further than Oregon, where a ballot initiative would all but put an end to […]

Proposed Green Ecocide Law Does Not Work

July 9, 2021 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ This is a funny story. The greens are hot to have what they call an Ecocide Law. This new international law would make illegal a bunch of things they do not approve of. So now a green group, the Stop Ecocide Foundation, has produced a proposed law. The problem is […]

BOMBSHELL! Evening Nets Ignore Report Exposing Defense Contractor’s Racist Policies

July 8, 2021 by

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By Joseph Vazquez ~ Manhattan Institute Senior Fellow Christopher Rufo dropped a bombshell exposing a major U.S. defense contractor’s mission to shame its white employees and enforce critical race theory. Rufo stated on Twitter July 6 that Raytheon Technologies “has launched a critical race theory program that encourages white employees to confront their ‘privilege,’ reject […]

Gas shortage — Toilet paper 2.0

May 13, 2021 by

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By Craig Rucker ~ Why rob banks? “That’s where the money is.” Why attack energy? That’s what drives the economy. I had to visit three gas stations today to find enough fuel to run an errand for my child and then make a meeting. The East Coast is experiencing the kind of gas shortages today […]

Michael Crichton: Is Environmentalism A Religion?

April 14, 2021 by

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By Dr. Jay Lehr ~ As more and more in society have drifted away from a belief in God the void needs to be filled for most human beings. The environment, Crichton said, has filled the void for many. Conventional Judeo-Christian religion began with a perfect world called Eden. Today’s environmentalist sees sustainability as the […]

Despite Being Closed, San Diego Schools Descend Into Wokeness

December 18, 2020 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ Your local school might currently be shut down, but the “great awokening” will continue, pandemic or not—and whether you like it or not. Christopher Rufo, a visiting fellow for domestic policy studies at The Heritage Foundation, reported that the San Diego Unified School District—currently closed and only offering online learning—is conducting […]

The High Costs And Low Benefits Of Electric Vehicles

August 7, 2020 by

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By Duggan Flanakin ~ The rush to decarbonize every nation in the world in one or maybe two decades reflects the “I want it all NOW!” philosophy imbued through modern education systems. Current and recent former students – and their teachers – demand a perfect world (since they can envision one) and exhibit zero patience (hence […]

The Fathers Of Communism Were Racist

July 15, 2020 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ There are plenty of good reasons to abandon the teachings of Karl Marx. Chief among them is how Marx’s noxious communist ideology has led to suffering and death on a mass scale and has been the ideology at the heart of some of the most brutal and inhumane dictatorships of the […]

Lincoln Statues Must Go, Margaret Sanger Stays?

July 4, 2020 by

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By Tim Graham ~ Levar Stoney, the black Democrat mayor of Richmond, made the executive decision to remove a statue of Gen. Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson on Monument Avenue to “expedite the healing process for the city.” This demonstrated how cities with liberal majorities can take down statues in an orderly fashion without vandalizing them or […]

Anarchy In Central Seattle Isn’t A ‘Festive Zone’

June 18, 2020 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ Most revolutions don’t end in liberty; rather, they typically end in bloodshed and merciless tyranny. The Capitol Hill Autonomous Zone, or CHAZ, created in Seattle is being billed as a cop-free zone (or something along those lines) and treated by more than a few media organizations as little more than a […]

Stealing George Floyd’s Image

June 6, 2020 by

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A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ Our enemies are now stealing George Floyd’s image to use in their “crush Israel” campaign. Floyd was no more a Palestinian Arab than was Jesus. Truth is irrelevant to the haters. Read more by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones . http://drybonesblog.blogspot.com/

USA Today Pushes Climate Panic

May 11, 2020 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ I recently described the all too often case where extreme computer modeling results feed the media into then feeding a public panic. A cascade of mindless fear. See my https://www.cfact.org/2020/04/27/tale-of-two-panics-covid-climate/. USA Today has now provided a perfect example of promoting model based panic. Here is their panicky title: “Unsuitable for […]

California Governor Makes Beachgoers Criminals

May 3, 2020 by

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By Peter Murphy ~ The Beach Boys are a California band, aptly named.  Their music personifies the Golden State.  Now the state’s governor just declared going to the beach in Orange County a crime. The longer this coronavirus lingers past the point of “flattening the curve” of infections, the more we learn about the penchant […]

Tale Of Two Panics – Covid And Climate

April 28, 2020 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ While they are occurring on vastly different time scales, the Covid-19 panic and the climate change panic are remarkably similar. Perhaps there are certain basic social panic mechanisms that always occur, which are yet to be discovered. Yet in any case the striking similarities between these two are worth exploring […]

Earth Day Dunking On Humans

April 25, 2020 by

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By Tim Graham ~ On the fiftieth anniversary of “Earth Day” — something of an ecological feast day — journalistic, philanthropic, and religious leaders echoed the spirit of the original celebration: The human race is a cancer on the planet. In the sternly reinforced quiet of stay-at-home orders, this Team Earth reveled in how the […]