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‘Greta Shaming’: Scowling Greta Coming To A Kitchen Near You

Little Sister Is Watching You. Imagine you’ve strolled into your office break room to enjoy some lunch, you open a cabinet to grab a paper napkin, reach in, and — egads! — see the visage of that 16-year-old emotionally troubled…

AOC’s Green New Deal Posters Look Like Soviet Union Propaganda

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is usually pretty good with her marketing. You may not like what she has to say, but she at least has style. That’s why it makes it all the more bizarre that she chose posters to advocate…

Tracking Global Warming Means Finding The Flaw In Old Data – NPR

Scientists are using statistics, history and computer modeling to understand exactly how much hotter the oceans are today then they were before industrialization. Harvard researchers just found a clue in shipping records digitized after WWII. Suomi NPP — VIIRS/NASA Earth…

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…