Economist: The Green New Deal Is Built on Fear, Not Facts

Congress is imposing the Green New Deal, piece by piece.  Sign here to tell Congress to stop the Green New Deal! Last week, environmental activist and leader of the anti-carbon campaign group 350.org, Bill McKibben, sent a valentine to Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Sen. Ed Markey arguing that the Green New Deal, far from resulting … Continue reading Economist: The Green New Deal Is Built on Fear, Not Facts

The Myth That the Polar Bear Population Is Declining

Congress is planning to implement the Green New Deal, piece by piece.  Sign here to tell Congress to stop the Green New Deal! Many of us watched the viral video in horror. A starving polar bear scavenging for food on barren land, his ribs visible beneath a jaundiced white coat. “This is what climate change … Continue reading The Myth That the Polar Bear Population Is Declining

‘Green New Deal’ Would Hit Minorities the Hardest

Sign here to tell Congress to kill the Green New Deal! The “Green New Deal” will fail for many reasons. One is that the people pushing it seem oblivious to the needs of poor and minorities families, who would be directly hurt by the plan. By one estimate, that Green New Deal would cost $600,000 … Continue reading ‘Green New Deal’ Would Hit Minorities the Hardest

Could the Green New Deal Create More Climate Victims Than It Saves?

Sign here to tell Congress to kill the Green New Deal! Today, CNN is televising a "climate crisis town hall" for Democratic presidential candidates. Meanwhile, Hurricane Dorian, after tearing through the Bahamas, is menacing Florida and the East Coast. The candidates will surely point to the hurricane as they call for drastic measures against climate … Continue reading Could the Green New Deal Create More Climate Victims Than It Saves?

44 Things You Should Know about the Green New Deal

Sign here to tell Congress to kill the Green New Deal! On Feb. 7, US Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and US Sen. Ed Markey introduced legislation known as the Green New Deal. You’ve probably heard of it. It’s a big deal, to paraphrase Joe Biden. The History of New Deals Wikipedia, the internet’s fountain of knowledge, … Continue reading 44 Things You Should Know about the Green New Deal

The Environmental Costs of Renewable Energy Are Staggering

"The Limits of Clean Energy" is the title of an article by Jason Hickel in Foreign Policy, with the sub-title “If the world isn’t careful, renewable energy could become as destructive as fossil fuels.” Here’s the opening: The conversation about climate change has been blazing ahead in recent months. Propelled by the school climate strikes … Continue reading The Environmental Costs of Renewable Energy Are Staggering

5 Surprising Scientific Facts about Earth’s Climate

On the weekend of August 10–11, as if in chorus, major online news websites called on people to stop consuming meat. The calls echoed a recent United Nations report that recommended doing so to fight climate change. It surprised many, but there are other more surprising facts about climate change that are hardly published in … Continue reading 5 Surprising Scientific Facts about Earth’s Climate