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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 […]

The Thunberg Fallacies

January 26, 2020 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ Ever since she splashed into view I have wondered about Greta Thunberg’s reasoning. Her quoted statements, blasting the world for not doing the impossible, have given no clue where she is coming from. Now, thanks to some detailed published statements of hers, from the World Economic Forum in Davos, I […]

Climate Change Protesters’ Traffic Tie-Ups Are No Way To Win Friends Or Influence People

December 29, 2019 by

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By Peter Parisi ~ The environmental zealots who regularly take to the streets of the nation’s capital for climate change protests clearly have never read Dale Carnegie’s classic self-help bestseller “How to Win Friends and Influence People.” That’s evident from the demonstrations the global warming alarmists stage at downtown D.C. intersections during morning rush hours, […]

The Green New Deal Wants Us To Capture Every Inefficient Breeze

October 19, 2019 by

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By Dr. Jay Lehr ~ Can wind power replace fossil fuels with the help of even less productive solar energy? The answer is no regardless of the extraordinary requirements presented to Congress in the Green New Deal (GND) . It states that the nation will transition to 100% renewable energy (without the help of nuclear […]

Climate Polarization

October 18, 2019 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ By Mark Mathis of The Clear Energy Alliance ~ Do you believe in catastrophic man-caused climate change or are you a “denier”? What if you land somewhere in between? There are a lot of different, rational positions people can hold on the issue. And most of them do not […]

Media Slam Zuckerberg For Meeting With Conservatives

October 16, 2019 by

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By Corinne Weaver ~ The intolerant left has a long list of things they consider unforgivable sins. One of them includes simply talking and dining with those on the right. Politico published a story Oct. 14, which said that Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg “has been hosting informal talks and small, off-the-record dinners with conservative journalists, […]

Common Sense Musings On The Climate Debate

October 14, 2019 by

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By Dr. Jay Lehr ~ Scientists on both sides of the climate debate agree; Fossil fuel use puts C02 (Carbon Dioxide) into the atmosphere. Plants need C02 to survive. C02 is a greenhouse gas. Water vapor (clouds) is the largest greenhouse gas, by far. C02 levels in the atmosphere have increased and are higher than […]

Another Newsweek Conspiracy: ‘Greta Thunberg Snubbed For Nobel Peace Prize’ By Big Oil

October 13, 2019 by

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By Clay Waters ~ Newsweek reporter Rosie McCall offered a conspiracy theory as to how a 16-year-old environmental activist somehow failed to win the Nobel Peace Prize this year: “Greta Thunberg Snubbed for Nobel Peace Prize by Committee Run by Norway, One of the World’s Biggest Oil and Natural Gas Exporters.” This new theory comes […]

500 Expert Skeptics Rattle Europe’s Climate Cage

October 12, 2019 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ The climate change debate has never been as hot in Europe as it is in America, but that has now changed some. At least 500 experts, mostly Europeans, have signed a ” Declaration that there is no climate emergency” which has been delivered to the Secretary General of the United […]

Death Cult Rising

October 11, 2019 by

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By Craig Rucker ~ Move over ANTIFA, the latest group of radical nihilists disrupting our daily lives in the hopes of plunging us all back into the Dark Ages is Extinction Rebellion. Greta Thunberg often wears their symbols while issuing demands that we curtail individual freedoms and end industrial civilization.  Beware the grownup crazies working […]