Category Archives: Climate Change

Letter to Pope Francis: World Needs Freedom to End Poverty

This is my open letter to Pope Francis that is being published the week of his visit to America.  I share it to shed light on the causes and cures of world poverty. Your Holiness, Pope Francis: Welcome to America! I share your deeply-held concern for the poor of the world.  My concern for global poverty and destitution [...]
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Should Pentagon Defend America against Arctic Ice or ISIS?

Climate change is in the news again.  This time because the president is requiring the Pentagon to monitor shrinking arctic ice levels.  Is it more important to focus our military resources on so-called climate change?  Or, should our limited military resources instead be directed against global terrorism, ISIS, potential EMP attacks, and other national security [...]
Also posted in Defense, EMP Attack, Environmental Socialism, Global Warming | Comments closed

In Case Your Taxes aren’t High Enough, Now Suggestions for “Meat Taxes”

Chances are you think your taxes are high enough.  But, just in case your taxes are not high enough, some are now suggesting imposing “meat taxes.” In The Wall Street Journal this week, an article discusses the idea of “meat taxes.”  Why you ask?  It seems like a number of people are concerned that meats contribute [...]
Also posted in Agriculture, Economic Freedom, Environmental Socialism, Food Industry, Global Warming, Taxes, Uncategorized | Comments closed

Carbon Dioxide Emissions – The EPA to Propose 30% Limitations – A Top Story This Week

This week’s top news story seems to be about the EPA proposing a new rule on carbon dioxide emissions.  The Wall Street Journal, Fox News, The Washington Post are all carrying top news stories on Sunday night, June 1st, on the regulation of carbon dioxide emissions.  According to the WSJ, the EPA will mandate power [...]
Also posted in America's Future, Big Government, Economic Freedom, Energy Economics, Energy Industry, Environmental Socialism, Fox News, Global Warming, Jobs, News | 74 Comments

Is there really a Consensus on Climate Change?

In an op-ed piece published in The Wall Street Journal, Joseph Bast and Roy Spencer take on those who claim there are 97% of the world’s scientists who agree that climate is a real problem, a man-made problem, and a dangerous problem.  They cite the faulty studies that are probably the basis for this claim. According to [...]
Also posted in Environmental Socialism, Global Warming | 70 Comments