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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 […]

Green Civil War In Germany?

January 3, 2020 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ The stage is set for a big fight between two green Titans — the Green Party of Germany and Greenpeace Germany. They sound similar and used to be so, but no longer. When it comes to climate change, Greenpeace is a leading Action Now! radical group, while the Green Party […]

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 […]

Democrats Refuse To Vote For Green New Deal They Endorsed

March 27, 2019 by

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By Rachel del Guidice ~ The Senate on Tuesday overwhelmingly rejected Democrats’ so-called Green New Deal, touted to reduce greenhouse gas emissions as a way of combating climate change. The vote was 57-0 against proceeding to debate, with 42 Democrats and one independent voting “present.” Among other things, the Green New Deal would require significant […]

The Green New Deal Is A Leftist Politician’s Worst Enemy

February 9, 2019 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ The wacky Green New Deal has two features which, taken together, will make it a nightmare for Democrats in the upcoming national elections. First, it is a wonderful wish list of goals the Democrats hold dear. But second, the actions it calls for are impossible. In particular, they would be […]

Three Out Of Four “Green” Ballot Initiatives Bite The Dust

November 9, 2018 by

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By Adam Houser ~ While there was a lot of conjecture about a potential “Blue Wave” in the 2018 midterms, there was also hope of a “Green Wave” by Left-leaning environmentalists intent on pushing their policies through by the use of craftily-written referendums. These so-called “green” ballot measures in Washington state, Colorado, Arizona, and Nevada, […]

Green Flop. Coal Still Rules As Greens Play Themselves

June 17, 2018 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ This move to green energy is costing a bomb without lessening reliance on coal: Wind and solar account for just six percent of total electricity globally, despite decades of subsidies. The growth of fossil fuels were enough to wipe out any emissions reductions from wind and solar, which grew 17 percent […]

Green Bans “Deindustrialising” Australia

March 9, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Green energy and green bans on gas exploration are driving up power prices and killing business. Ten per cent of power generation has already been shut down and the Australian Energy Council now warns we risk “deindustrialising” Australia. But wasn’t this always the aim of green zealots?: A decade of political […]

How The French Fight Global Warming

October 25, 2014 by

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By Katie Tubb ~ The past month has seen considerable news on the global warming front—the National Academy of Sciences found that the U.N. underestimates the amount of carbon dioxide (CO2) absorbed by plants, Greenpeace’s founder described the group as an “evil organization” that has “lost concern for humanity,” and a paper in the journal […]

It’s A Very Complex World

May 16, 2014 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ In the 1980s I devoted a lot of effort to debunking a torrent of Green lies about pesticides and herbicides. This was before the Greens latched onto “global warming” which has since become “climate change” and the subject of a recent White House report filled with dire predictions of planetary doom […]

Dependent And Disarmed Against A Russia On The March

March 22, 2014 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Rupert Darwall on Russia’s theft of Crimea and how the Greens sapped our will to resist: Until the crisis over Ukraine, there was an inbuilt tendency in Germany to embrace closer ties with Russia… Friendships aside, the most significant driver of German energy-related foreign policy has been its powerful Green Party… […]

Labor Chased The Green Mirage Over A Cliff, Cheered On By The Media

May 18, 2011 by

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By Andrew Bolt The Labor mentioned in the title is The Australian Labor Party, who currently make up a Minority Government in Australia with the support of The Australian Greens Party, and Independents. In Australia, the Labor Party is similar to The Democratic Party in the U.S…..TonyfromOz. Paul Kelly says green dreaming has killed Labor: […]

MSNBC’s Contessa Brewer Pleads for Government to Force Environmentalism

November 17, 2010 by

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By Kyle Drennen During Monday’s12PM ET hour on MSNBC, anchor Contessa Brewer helped promote the network’s “Green is Progress” week by demanding greater government intervention to force people to follow an environmentalist agenda: “Until government says these are the standards that everyone has to aspire to, we’re not really making progress.”  Brewer made the comments […]

How Many Children Did Carson’s Green Lies Kill?

October 24, 2010 by

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By Andrew Bolt National Geographic describes how the fight against malaria was crippled by green bans on DDT: But it was also clear that the (malaria eradication) campaign was far too ambitious. In much of the deep tropics malaria persisted stubbornly. Financing for the effort eventually withered, and the eradication program was abandoned in 1969. […]

Effective Government In Australia Held To Ransom By The Greens

August 24, 2010 by

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While this post concentrates on the political situation in Australia, the overall intent could be translated to any of the major Countries in the World where green politics are starting to take hold. The ramifications of the green agenda have not been fully explained to the vast populace who are voting for them without understanding […]