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The Biomass Scam: Should Africans Truly Burn More Trees?

October 13, 2019 by

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By Duggan Flanakin ~ Why are the World Bank and other international institutions promoting widespread use of charcoal for heating and cooking in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA)? During the recent 2019 “climate week,” the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change touted increased reliance on biomass – which already comprises 60 percent of European renewable energy – […]

The Greta Plan Backfired With Young Conservatives

September 27, 2019 by

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By Adam Houser ~ As Secret Agent Maxwell Smart from the Get Smart television show would say, “Missed it by that much!” The Left was almost close to getting young conservatives and libertarians to start jumping onto the climate alarmism bandwagon. Then came Greta Thunberg’s temper tantrum at the United Nations. The 16-year-old media darling […]

Global Warming Pressure Groups Plan To Block Travel

September 15, 2019 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ Is paralyzing traffic and stopping trains an act of civil disobedience, which should be tolerated? I would call it “serious disruption” and this is just what the climate alarmists plan for DC, September 20-23. They call it “civil disobedient disruption” but it is not a march, rally, sit-in, or other […]

UN Youth: Ready To Bypass Democracy!

August 30, 2019 by

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By Craig Rucker ~ The talk swirling around the UN “Civil Society Conference” in Salt Lake City has been radical throughout, with the youth contingent vowing to take to the streets if voters don’t give them their way. “We are willing to make these demands known at the ballot-box, or, if necessary, in the streets.” […]

UN Flies In 5,000 People To Salt Lake To Complain About Fossil Fuels

August 28, 2019 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ How does the United Nations convince people that they are super serious in their outrage about fossil fuels? How about flying 4,000 people from all over the world in fossil-fueled jet airplanes to isolated Salt Lake City to whine about it? Sounds like a good plan to the United […]

UN “Sustainability” Conference In Salt Lake Pushing Dangerous Agenda

August 26, 2019 by

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By Bonner Cohen, Ph.D. ~ NGOs from around the world are gathering in Salt Lake City, where, from August 26-28, they will participate in the 68th United Nations Civil Society Conference. The theme of the confab at the swanky Salt Palace Conference Center (pictured) is “Building Inclusive and Sustainable Cities and Communities.” “Activists battling climate […]

The UN’s Species Extinction Fraud

May 30, 2019 by

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By Dr. Jay Lehr ~ Al Gore wrote (or a ghost writer) in his 2006 book, An Inconvenient Truth, that global warming “is causing the loss of living species at a level comparable to the extinction event that wiped out the dinosaurs 6.5 million years ago”. It is estimated that there are currently over 10 […]

‘Extinction Crisis’ Speciously Targets Free Markets

May 26, 2019 by

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By Larry Bell ~ Brace yourself – but also try to relax a little. You didn’t really create another new crisis. Capitalism didn’t either. Be prepared for findings of a soon-to-be released gloom and doom report to be issued by the U.N.’s Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) claiming that “around one […]

New Satellite Data Confirm Real World Temperature Cooler Than Climate Models

May 3, 2019 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ Newly published data gathered by NASA’s AIRS satellite confirm the Earth is warming more slowly than has been forecast by climate activists and the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). Data gathered from 2003 through 2017 confirm temperatures remained essentially flat from 2003 through 2015, finally rising […]

Democrats Want To Rejoin The Paris Accord. Let’s Recall Why It Was Such A Bad Deal.

April 17, 2019 by

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By Nicolas Loris ~ When the Obama administration negotiated the Paris climate agreement, conservatives argued that it should move through the proper treaty process and be sent to the Senate, where elected senators could weigh in and potentially reject the deal. President Barack Obama didn’t do that. Instead, he unilaterally signed the deal, making it […]

Donald Trump Is the Life of the Party

March 17, 2019 by

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Burt Prelutsky  ~    While I’ve been recuperating with what is presently thought to be a torn rotator cuff (an MRI on Tuesday should confirm it), I’ve been thinking about why I like Donald Trump so much. Of course, I approve of his politics, but it’s more than that. I can approve of someone’s politics […]

The Department of Mis-Education

February 24, 2019 by

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The Government Accountability Office identified some serious problems within the department. ~ Brian Mark Weber   ~   At the end of each school year, children often recite the traditional American proverb, “no more pencils, no more books, no more teachers’ dirty looks.” But how about no more Department of Education? Could there be a more […]

Illegal Immigration Australia – UN Says Boat Turn-Backs ‘Don’t Work’, Because They Do

January 28, 2019 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Really?:  The UN refugee agency’s ­Indonesia chief, Thomas Vargas, told The Australian that turn-back policies such as those used by Australia’s Border Force to prevent boatloads of asylum-seekers reaching Australia “just don’t work”. This makes sense only when you understand the UN’s definition of “work” is to let boats come: “That’s […]

Good News: The UN’s Global Green Law Is Going Nowhere For Now

January 25, 2019 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ The first major meeting of the UN’s (take a breath) “Ad hoc Open-ended Working Group towards a Global Pact for the Environment” or simply OEWG, convened on Monday, 14 January 2019 at the United Nations Environment Program offices in Nairobi, Kenya. During the week-long session, delegates considered the report of […]

UNESCO

January 4, 2019 by

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A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ According to Israel National News: Israel’s withdrawal from UNESCO has gone into effect a year after it officially notified the international body that it would leave. Israel announced at the end of 2017 that it would leave the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization in solidarity with the United […]

COP 24: Africans Promote Oil And Coal At Katowice Climate Summit

December 17, 2018 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ Hecklers protested the U.S. event on fossil fuels but nobody bothered the Africans when they promoted the role of oil and gas in national development. The event was led by the African Development Bank (AfDB), which earlier this year broke with the ever-green World Bank and announced that it will […]

COP 24: Good News And Bad

December 16, 2018 by

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By Pat Carlson ~ What is it about human nature that makes us more willing to believe the worst news rather than the best news? During the second week of the latest international climate change conference being held in Katowice, Poland COP24, two groups showed up with news – one group predicting a catastrophic disaster […]

COP 24: All Aboard The UN Climate Gravy Train

December 15, 2018 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ The UN climate summit in Katowice, Poland features a grand sideshow, with all sorts of groups making presentations to whoever shows up. Some countries and groups even have permanent pavilions. A lot of these shows are put on by what might be termed “fellow travelers.” These are groups with no […]

UN Attacks Chance For Peace (Again)

December 14, 2018 by

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A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ According to Canada Free Press: United Nations, Egypt and Jordan could scuttle Trump’s peace plan by David Singer President Trump’s long-awaited peace plan to end the Arab-Jewish conflict—slated for release by the end of January 2019—could be indefinitely shelved.This possibility has emerged following the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) failing […]

The Wild And Weird World Of COP24

December 13, 2018 by

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By Adam Houser ~ The United Nations’ annual climate change conference, COP24 (Conference of the Parties), is being held in Katowice, Poland. This long-anticipated event has already seen a mix of bizarre and eyebrow-raising incidents. Time travel typhoon demonstration A group of young demonstrators engaged in an organized bit of silly street theater, where they […]

UN Authorizes Protesters To Silence Americans At COP 24

December 12, 2018 by

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By Craig Rucker ~ Does the United Nations serve any purpose at all if it will not guarantee the right of participants to speak undisturbed when taking part in its process? The United Nations gave explicit permission to left-wing youth groups to disrupt a presentation by the American delegation on energy issues at COP 24, […]

COP 24: Climate Lunacy Takes Center Stage In Poland

December 11, 2018 by

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By Paul Driessen ~ The unwritten rule seems to be that each successive climate report and news release must be more scarifying than any predecessors, especially during the run-up to international conferences. Thus Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Special Report 15 claims governments worldwide must make “unprecedented changes in all aspects of society,” spend $40 […]

Heather Nauert, Trump’s Pick To Succeed Haley At UN, Praised As ‘Capable,’ ‘Well-Informed’

December 8, 2018 by

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By Rachel del Guidice ~ President Donald Trump’s nomination of Heather Nauert is an excellent choice to replace Nikki Haley as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, analysts say. “Heather Nauert is capable, well-informed, and articulate,” Clifford May, founder and president of the Foundation for Defense Of Democracies, said in an email to The Daily […]

Climate Change – Countdown To Katowice

November 17, 2018 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ Katowice, Poland is about to get its 15 minutes of fame, thanks to the infamous Paris Agreement on climate change scaremongering. Beginning December 2 and running through the 14th, tens of thousands of climate change alarmists will descend on this active coal mining town. Many will be national delegates from […]