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Donors Decline To Back More Fracking Research After Study Finds No Link To Water Contamination

April 7, 2016 by

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By Kevin Mooney ~ The lead researcher in a study that concluded that fracking in Ohio didn’t contaminate groundwater told The Daily Signal that, contrary to her previous remarks, donors to the study did not pull funding because of “specific disappointment” with those results. Amy Townsend-Small, an assistant professor of geology at the University of […]

The Big Green Job Killing Machine

April 2, 2016 by

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Environmentalists wield powerful Endangered Species Act to kill jobs, impoverish families By Ron Arnold ~ The abuse of environmentalist power to hurt people never stops. “Another one gone,” began the Lost Coast Outpost’s report in late January. A.A. “Red” Emmerson, chairman of Sierra Pacific Industries, announced the permanent closure of its sawmill on Samoa Peninsula […]

Review: Radical By Nature

March 26, 2016 by

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By Edward Cline ~ At the outset, I will admit that this review of Thomas McCaffrey’s seminal book on the history of and devastation wrought by environmentalism from its earliest days to the present, Radical by Nature: The Green Assault on Liberty, Property, and Prosperity, cannot begin to do it justice. As I underscored the […]

Leaving The Church Of Environmentalism

May 28, 2015 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ In March 2009 while the Environmental Protection Agency was rushing to fulfill a presidential campaign pledge to document that carbon dioxide (CO2) and five other greenhouse gases endangered public health and the environment, a longtime employee, Alan Carlin, put out a 93-page report challenging the science being cited and the drift […]

Russia Busts Greenpeace

October 3, 2013 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ I must confess I had a moment of schadenfreud—taking pleasure in another’s misfortune—when I read that, in late September, the Russians had seized the Greenpeace ship, Arctic Sunrise, and towed it to the port of Murmansk after Greenpeace personnel had boarded a Russian oil platform, “Priraslomnaya”, in the Pechora Sea. Russia […]

Environmental ‘Progress’ Means Backtracking To Days Of Sail

July 24, 2013 by

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By Mike Ciandella ~ After this, maybe the Pony Express will be the next thing to come back as part of a green initiative. Environmentalists and Bloomberg Businessweek are advocating that the shipping industry backtrack 100 years and reintroduce the clipper ship. Clipper ships dominated the shipping industry in the mid-1800s, until they were edged […]

Radical Greens Ignore Science In Their Fight To “Save The Bees”

May 25, 2013 by

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Banning neonicotinoids is good news for Varroa mites that kill bees, not good news for bees! By Paul Driessen ~ Chemophobic anti-pesticide groups are at it again. This time they’re attacking a widely used and safe new insecticide, but their assertions and real agendas are nothing new. Radical environmentalism rose to ascendancy on opposition to […]