Browsing All posts tagged under »Climate Change Politics«

Debate Climate Freakout

July 1, 2019 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ The climate crisis crusaders are very unhappy about the first two Democrat candidate debates. If you think (irrationally) that the future of the human species is somehow at stake, then the few scant and mostly empty minutes devoted to the topic are very upsetting. Hence their anger. As I said […]

San Francisco Fed Promotes “Climate-Adaptation” Loans

June 29, 2019 by

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By Bonner Cohen, Ph.D. ~ Heralding a new era of what it calls “climate adaptation finance,” a June 14 report issued by the San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank calls for using the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) to guide lending practices in economically depressed communities throughout the United States. Enacted in 1977 to spur economic development […]

Climate Hits The Democrat Debate Fan

June 28, 2019 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ In my article Priceless Crisis I wondered whether the climate issue would rise, fall or be swept under the rug in the presidential candidate debates? That still remains to be seen but the issue has blown up for sure. Some people now want a separate climate debate, but the powers […]

A Red Team Review Of Climate Crisis Assertions

June 25, 2019 by

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By Paul Driessen ~ Various scientists, politicians and activists have long insisted that the United States and world must end fossil fuel use to prevent dangerous manmade global warming, climate change and extreme weather disasters. They say “the science is settled” and the time to act is now. Many other experts have pointed out that […]

Priceless Crisis

June 22, 2019 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ Having hitched their wagon to the unicorn of climate catastrophe, the Democrat candidates for president are caught between a rock and a very hard place. Each of these twenty contenders has to try to stand out from the crowd and they will not do that by saying “oh wait, climate […]

New York State’s Energy Future: Lighting Candles?

June 21, 2019 by

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By Craig Rucker ~ The New York State Legislature just passed the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act. Gov. Andrew Cuomo is expected to sign the bill into law. This measure contains new mandates for the state to eliminate net carbon emissions in the next thirty years, by 2050, equal to just 15 percent of […]

Downsize Your House? Downsize Your Family? NPR Pushes Beto On Climate Crackdown

June 17, 2019 by

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By Tim Graham ~ Democratic candidates generally don’t have much to fear from interviews on National Public Radio, but Morning Edition anchor Steve Inskeep raised our eyebrows by pushing Beto O’Rourke a bit on Friday on what people will be forced to give up under liberal climate-change policies. The liberal media often focus on the […]