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Greta’s “Person Of The Year,” But Her Climate Kids Are Emotional And Vacuous At COP 25

December 12, 2019 by

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By Craig Rucker ~ Crying kids is the latest imagery popping out of the climate-left’s playbook. CFACT was there when Greta Thunberg’s group “Fridays for Future” staged a press conference at COP 25 in Madrid. Daisy Jeffrey has been called Australia’s Greta Thunberg.  She’s been leading regular climate “strikes” Down Under where students boycott their […]

COP 25: Funny Stuff Behind The Curtain In Madrid

December 11, 2019 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ If you hold your nose and look closely there is some pretty funny stuff going on at the UN climate summit in Madrid. It is hard to hold your nose and laugh at the same time, but if you want to be UN watcher it is a necessary skill. I […]

Energy And Environmental Newsletter – December 9th 2019

December 10, 2019 by

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By John Droz, Jr ~ This is the latest Energy Related newsletter from John Droz. Greed Energy Economics: Another Round of Energy Pork With climate change Science and Economics should be paramount MIT: Too much wind and solar raises power system costs. Nuclear is the solution Ontario saves $500± Million by dumping wind turbines Why […]

The Truth About The New Food Stamp Work Requirements’ Effects

December 9, 2019 by

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By Robert Rector and Jamie Hall ~ The Trump administration on Wednesday released a final rule strengthening work requirements in the food stamp program. Predictably, it set off alarms on the left. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., tweeted, “My family relied on food stamps … when my dad died at 48. I was a student. If this […]

COP 25: Hysteria Meets Diplomacy In Madrid

December 6, 2019 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ The climate change hysteria movement is expecting bold action at the COP 25 climate summit now on in Madrid. That is not how these protracted international negotiations work. One wonders what the hysterical reaction to inaction will be? As I have pointed out, the climate alarmism movement is tearing itself […]

Scrap Energy Tax Favors For Better Reform

December 6, 2019 by

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By Katie Tubb ~ It’s that time of year again when Congress, feeling the pressure of budget negotiations and the year’s end, provokes the issue of expired or soon-to-expire energy tax credits. Congress has on the table roughly a dozen renewable energy tax subsidies covering wind, solar, electric vehicles, biofuels, and others. There’s a host […]

For Climate Extremists, Animal Lives Are Expendable

December 5, 2019 by

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By James Taylor ~ Earlier this month I participated in climate interview in which I mentioned peer-reviewed research finding that wind turbines kill more than 1 million birds and bats each year in the United States. The host of the program did not seem to care much, dismissively asserting that buildings kill more birds than […]