Browsing All posts tagged under »Environmental Hypocrisy«

Breaching Snake River Dams Riles Pacific Northwest

March 3, 2021 by

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By Bonner Cohen, Ph.D. ~ An Idaho congressman’s push to win congressional and Biden White House approval for removing four dams in the Lower Snake River in order to save dwindling stocks of salmon has ignited a firestorm in the Pacific Northwest. Idaho Republican Congressman Mike Simpson’s dam-removal proposal is part of a $33.5 billion […]

Biden Should Help Clean Up The Developing World’s Exotic Mining Tragedy

January 10, 2021 by

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By Ronald Stein ~ Reducing America’s emissions (if that’s your thing) is a major goal of President Elect Biden’s platform, but it should not be implemented by “leaking” environmental degradation and human atrocities to foreign countries that are supplying the exotic minerals and metals to support green electricity. Biden has an opportunity to follow the […]

Frequent Flyer And Multi-Homeowner Barack Obama Disapproves Of Your Lifestyle

December 6, 2020 by

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By Peter Murphy ~ Barack Hussein Obama, the 44th President of the United States, is not pleased with the American people, who twice elected him president and just elevated his Vice President, Joe Biden, to the presidency. At least one of the reasons for the former president’s displeasure is he believes Americans like “cheap gas […]

Green Politics

August 24, 2020 by

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By Mark Hendrickson, Ph.D. ~ You can debate the details, but for my generation (the baby boomers who went to college in the late ‘60s and early ‘70s) the modern environmental is a half-century old. The movement was a twinkle in Rachel Carson’s eye when she published in Silent Spring 1962. Its embryonic stage included […]

Alaska’s Pebble Mine No Threat To Salmon

July 28, 2020 by

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By Bonner Cohen, Ph.D. ~ The nearly two-decades-old controversy surrounding a proposed gold and copper mine in Southwest Alaska entered a new phase July 24, when the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps), reversing an Obama-era finding, and concluded that the project “would not be expected to have a measurable effect on fish numbers” in […]

Green Alarmism Obtuse As Ever

April 26, 2020 by

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By Peter Murphy ~ Other than that, how was the play, Mrs. Lincoln? Not a few green activists and media-types can avoid pointing out how much “cleaner” is the environment (“the play”) since the economy has gone into a worldwide depression because millions of people have lost their jobs and/or remain idle at home. The […]

How Exactly Do They Plan To Replace Fossil Fuels?

March 19, 2020 by

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By Paul Driessen ~ Berkeley, CA, Takoma Park, MD and other cities; California, Connecticut, New York, Virginia and other states; Germany, England and other countries; the European Union – all plan to banish oil, natural gas and coal within 10, 20 or 30 years. A number of US states have joined Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiatives […]

Hypocrites Preaching Green

January 29, 2020 by

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By Ronald Stein ~ If you don’t know who Tom Steyer is, you should. He’s the guy riding in the internal combustion powered limousine that drops Al Gore off at his speaking engagements. Mr. Steyer, a billionaire former hedge fund manager, who has become the most influential environmentalist in American politics, made his billions from the […]

The Dark Side Of Green Technology

February 19, 2019 by

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By Ron Stein ~ When you consider the push for electrical vehicles (EVs) to replace gas and diesel combustion transports on our roadways, the carbon footprint valuation appears quite attractive. The batteries that power those EV’s are however dependent on exotic minerals to function which exposes the dark side of green technology. The mere extraction […]

Nature Conservancy Deal Shows Threat Of Conservation Fund

January 2, 2019 by

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By Bonner Cohen, Ph.D. ~ By flipping 300 acres of private land in Montana to the Interior Department’s Bureau of Land Management (BLM), the Nature Conservancy (TNC) has solidified its reputation as “the feds’ real estate agent.” In this case, Arlington, Va.-based TNC teamed up with the head of a high-flying California tech company to […]

WIRED Glorifies Environmental Crimes As ‘Climate Activism’

November 15, 2018 by

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By Julia A Seymour ~ The left loves political theater and judicial activism. So does WIRED magazine, apparently, given its promotion of “pipeline vandals” and other crimes committed in order to try to persuade a jury about climate change. WIRED published “Pipeline Vandals are Reinventing Climate Activism” on Nov. 9, a glowing 4,483-word feature story promoting […]

“Agro-Ecology” Campaign Enshrines Primitive Agriculture And Malnutrition As Human Rights

July 23, 2018 by

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Luddite eco-imperialists claim to be virtuous By Paul Driessen and David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ Not every poor person in impoverished places around the world aspires to the modern living standards they see and hear about: indoor plumbing, electricity for lights, a refrigerator and stove, a paucity of disease-carrying insects, top-notch schools and hospitals, their children […]

Farmer Settles $2 Million Lawsuit Against High-Flying Green Realtors

June 1, 2018 by

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By Bonner Cohen, Ph.D. ~ After a decade of litigation involving hundreds of thousands of dollars in attorneys’ fees, Virginia farmer Martha Boneta has reached a settlement in her $2 million lawsuit against a husband-and-wife team of realtors whom she accused of colluding with an environmental group to drive her off her land. While the […]

New Heritage Foundation Report Highlights Failures Of Endangered Species Act

May 25, 2018 by

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By Bonner Cohen, Ph.D. ~ “The Endangered Species Act (ESA) has been so ineffective at recovering species that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has fabricated a record of success.” Robert Gordon, The Heritage Foundation Revealing a stunning record of failure and fabrication over nearly half-a-century, a new report by Robert Gordon of the Heritage […]

Perverse, Conflicted Ethical Systems

May 10, 2018 by

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Radical environmentalists put people last, and destroy habitats and wildlife to end fossil fuels By Paul Driessen ~ Third Reich Forest Minister Hermann Goering was an avid hiker and ecologist who once sent a man to a concentration camp for cutting up a frog for fish bait. In 1933 he and other Nazi Party leaders […]

Green “ANTIFA” Threatens “Sabotage” Of U.S. Energy Infrastructure

December 16, 2017 by

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By Bonner Cohen, Ph.D. ~ Portending a potentially dangerous escalation of opposition by environmental extremists to fossil-fuel energy development, a radical group is boasting on the Internet that it will go beyond “legal means” to halt construction of two natural-gas pipelines. A group calling itself “Its Going Down” (IGD) (it should be “It’s Going Down,” […]

The Chemicals Anxiety Machine

October 23, 2016 by

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Candidates, Civil Rights Commission and greens use phony health threats to scare voters By Paul Driessen ~ Rank politics and baseless health scares are driving anxiety, North Carolina election campaigns, civil rights claims and plans for class action lawsuits, all of which could bring electricity rate hikes that will cause real job, health and civil […]

Team Obama’s Plans To Fight Zika Are Going To Make It Worse

May 27, 2016 by

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By Betsy McCaughey, PhD ~ Federal officials are warning that mosquitoes carrying the Zika virus will start biting and infecting US residents in the next month. Key trouble spots are southern Florida, Louisiana, Texas and southern California, but the risk could extend farther north. The virus inflicts horrific brain damage on unborn children as well […]

EPA’s Gross Negligence At Gold King

August 17, 2015 by

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Fear-mongering, pollution standards and negligence rules don’t apply when EPA is at fault By Paul Driessen ~ On August 5, an Environmental Restoration company crew, supervised by US Environmental Protection Agency officials, used an excavator to dig away tons of rock and debris that were blocking the entrance portal of Colorado’s Gold King Mine, which […]

Californians Roll 96 Million Plastic Balls Into Reservoir

August 15, 2015 by

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By Craig Rucker ~ Radical Green ideologues live in a world divorced from reality. California Greens from Governor Brown on down have been blaming California’s drought on global warming, oblivious to the fact that rain and drought in the U.S. are historically normal. They never miss an opportunity to try and use natural weather events […]

Earth Hour – The Hour When Warmists Prove They Have Absolutely No Self-Awareness

March 27, 2015 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Chris Kenny on the annual celebration of a pointless gestures to “stop” a non-problem: On Saturday night, during Earth Hour, the Sydney Symphony Orchestra will play Gustav Holst’s famous suite, The Planets, at the Sydney Opera House… And this celebration of darkness, this event against electricity, will of course be beamed […]

Earth-Friendly Energy Is Anything But

September 29, 2014 by

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By Deroy Murdock ~ Environmentalists worship solar energy and wind power as Earth-friendly answers to their ecological prayers. Tortoises, bats, butterflies, and bald eagles beg to differ. Perhaps because solar panels and industrial wind farms lack emissions, they seem “clean.” Despite their pristine appearance, however, these “green” electricity sources hammer Mother Nature – often fatally. […]

Big Green Helps Big Wind Hide Bird And Bat Butchery

June 6, 2013 by

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By Ron Arnold ~ It uses tons of fossil fuels every day, emits a greenhouse gas that’s like CO2 on steroids, can’t do the job it’s made for, costs taxpayers exorbitant fees, and makes the federal government look mentally ill for giving it outrageous subsidies. It also chops up birds, bats and scenery with roads […]

Why Is Every Green Preacher A Hypocrite?

September 25, 2012 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ What he says: Governments, carmakers and drivers must push for progress in green vehicle technology to help the environment, and global economic woes make it even more important to up the pressure, politician, actor and green car advocate Arnold Schwarzenegger said. What he drives: The former California governor is celebrating his […]