The ‘Settled’ Consensus Du Jour

Apr 28th, 2016 * RECOMMENDED READINGS, Environment, Regulation, Technology Bill B. May 1 min read

George Will says:  Authoritarianism, always latent in progressivism, is becoming explicit. Progressivism’s determination to regulate thought by regulating speech is apparent in the campaign by 16 states’ attorneys general and those of the District of Columbia and the Virgin Islands, none Republican, to criminalize skepticism about the supposedly “settled” conclusions of climate science.  

 

Methane deceptions

Apr 18th, 2016 * RECOMMENDED READINGS, Energy, Environment, Regulation, Technology Bill B. May 1 min read

Guest essay by Paul Driessen:   Deception, agenda and folly drive latest Obama EPA anti-hydrocarbon rules.   Are farmers next?  First they came for the coal mining and power plant industry, and most people did not speak out because they didn’t rely on coal, accepted Environmental Protection Agency justifications at face value, or thought EPA’s war on coal would benefit them.