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New Analysis Finds Green New Deal Would Crash Economy, Not Avert Warming

Reaching the “Green New Deal’s” (GND) goal of drastically reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 is practically impossible, according to an analysis using the government’s own economic modeling. The Heritage Foundation attempted to use the Energy Information Administration’s National Energy Model to forecast the…

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Slavery Made the US Less Prosperous, Not More So

I want to put a couple of caveats on this post.  1) Though there are utilitarian arguments related to slavery in this post, by no means do I think they ever come close in magnitude to the basic fact of…

AOC, Sanders Call for ‘Climate Emergency’ Declaration in Congress

The resolution echoes the core ideas of the Green New Deal, saying global warming demands a massive mobilization of resources on par with the U.S. response to WWII. Sen. Bernie Sanders and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez introduced a resolution Tuesday asking…

Climate Leader AOC Finally Succeeds…Sort Of

Amazingly enough, over the last week, AOC has had her first major success. Her electoral victory in the 14th District of New York can’t be counted as a success, because it’s heavily Democrat, she had almost $800,000 in dark money for…

Terrorizing Children With Scary Climate Stories A Loathsome Deceit

Nancy Pelosi shamelessly accuses President Trump of “scaring the children” with talk of deporting illegal migrants who have committed crimes, received due process, and evaded deportation orders. Pelosi is infamous for using children as pawns in her gutter politics. Her…

The chart that defines our warming world – BBC News

Is this the simplest way to show what is meant by global warming? The chart below organises all the countries of the world by region, time and temperature. The trend is unmistakeable. Image caption Each row of coloured pixels represents…

Treasure hunter seeks families connected to trove of 14,000 dog tags from WWII

[embedded content] Dan Mackay, a so-called “relic hunter” from Britain, discovered more than 14,000 dog tags from World War II buried in a field next to an anti-aircraft battery near London. He told The Telegraph the tags were found near…

Trump, pressed on the environment in U.K. visit, says climate change goes ‘both ways’ – The Washington Post

June 5 at 4:10 AM His eldest daughter, Ivanka, could not change his mind. His former secretary of state, Rex Tillerson, could not change his mind. Scores of international scientists could not change his mind. And now, President Trump, who has…

Why I wrote The Blue Hare – by Hugh Webster

After his site was hit with technical problems on the same day my book was reviewed there, Mark kindly offered me the option to post a guest blog on how I came to write the book. The idea to write…