Browsing All posts tagged under »Green New Deal«

Reality Bites Joe Biden’s “Clean Energy Revolution”

June 19, 2019 by

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By Paul Driessen ~ Presidential candidate Joe Biden recently announced his “Plan for a Clean Energy Revolution and Environmental Justice.” While it might be viewed as a Green New Deal Lite, the plan would inflict enormous economic, environmental and societal pain on most of the nation, for no climate benefits. First, as I’ve noted here […]

Socialists Ruin the Environment

June 3, 2019 by

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The extreme Left may hawk the Green New Deal, but its track record is woefully poor.  ~ Michael Swartz  ~    The steady drumbeat of speculation about the “i-word” (impeachment) has pushed America’s political mindset away from the s-word: socialism. But it’ll be back soon, wrapped in the cloak of “climate change.” Despite what’s predicted […]

The Green New Deal’s Epic Transportation And Commerce Fail

June 1, 2019 by

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By Ronald Stein ~ On the surface, the Green New Deal (GND) sounds enlightening.  Use a nonexistent super grid of renewable intermittent electricity energy to replace fossil fuels so we can all breath air with no emissions from energy production. But the renewable term in all these cases is not energy in its totality, but […]

‘Gimme Gimme Shock Treatment’

May 18, 2019 by

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Joe Bastardi  ~     Apparently, the new strategy to fight climate change is shock therapy. It’s like today’s environmental crusaders are channeling the Ramones song “Gimme Gimme Shock Treatment.” Here are some illustrations. Example #1: Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez recently said she was only kidding around when she made a big deal about the world ending […]

Fear, Loathing, Intolerance – And Worse

May 17, 2019 by

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By Paul Driessen ~ Throughout history despots had effective ways of reducing dissension in the ranks. Inquisitors burned heretics. Nazi’s burned books – before taking far more extreme measures. Soviets employed famines, gulags, salt mines and executions. ChiComs and other tyrants starved, jailed and murdered millions. Today’s Green New Dealers and their allies have mapped […]

San Antonio Cooks Up Its Own “Green New Deal”

May 16, 2019 by

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By Bonner Cohen, Ph.D. ~ The recent defeat of New York Democratic Rep. Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez’s “Green New Deal” in Congress may have given some the impression that her grandiose and bizarre scheme to transform the United States into a green Utopia was finished, once and for all. Nothing could be further from the truth. While […]

Beyond Partisan Ideology and Big-Oil Interests: Why Climate Skepticism Thrives

May 9, 2019 by

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Cornwall Alliance   ~        By Vijay Jayaraj ~   It is easy to associate climate skepticism with the Republican Party and climate alarmism with the Democratic Party. It’s also easy to brand skeptics as beneficiaries of big oil and proponents of unfettered capitalism and alarmists as in the pocket of big wind and solar […]