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CIA Quietly Closes Global Warming Unit

CORRUPTION CHRONICLES More than three years—and no doubt a chunk of change—later, the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) is quietly shutting down its insignificant center dedicated...

Fisher v UT Austin: Social Science Takes a Stand

BY CARL L. BANKSTON III With some misgivings, I’ve decided to renew my membership in the American Sociological Association and attend this year’s meeting. I...

Panetta: Global Warming a Threat to ‘National Security’

JON E. DOUGHERTY, NEWSROOM AMERICA Defense Secretary Leon Panetta declared global warming to be a "national security" threat in a speech to an environmentalist group...

Playing God with “Endangered Species”

BY ALAN CARUBA According to Wikipedia, “A typical species becomes extinct within 10 million years of its first appearance although some species, called living fossils...

Playing God with "Endangered Species"

BY ALAN CARUBA According to Wikipedia, “A typical species becomes extinct within 10 million years of its first appearance although some species, called living fossils...

The Federal Funding Fiasco

BY CARL L. BANKSTON III Immediately after Congress passed the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act of 2009, I saw colleagues in the university forming research...

Obama Administration Says Water Supply at Risk From Global Warming

POLITICIZED 'SCIENCE,' CORRUPTION CHRONICLES Less than a year after the U.S. government warned about global warming’s threat to the world’s food supply, a separate taxpayer-funded...

Eco-Communism Celebrated Annually on Earth Day

BY ALAN CARUBA I came of age in the 1950s during a period when Joe McCarthy was raising hell about communists in the federal government....

A Teachable Moment about Chemophobia

BY ALAN CARUBA Having written a series, “The BPA File”, in which I detailed the vast efforts made worldwide to ban bisphenol-A, a chemical in...

“Fakegate” Blows Up in Warmist Faces

By Alan Caruba On February 16, I published “Anatomy of a Global Warming Hoax” concerning the theft of the private records of The Heartland Institute’s...

The Anatomy of a Global Warming Smear

BY ALAN CARUBA Full disclosure: Years ago I received a small stipend from The Heartland Institute to help cover the costs of writing articles regarding...

That Jobs Thing Sure Didn't Last Long

Obama rejects Keystone XL jobs, promotes more wind and solar subsidies. What to do now? BY PAUL DRIESSEN President Obama “is focused like a laser on...

That Jobs Thing Sure Didn’t Last Long

Obama rejects Keystone XL jobs, promotes more wind and solar subsidies. What to do now? BY PAUL DRIESSEN President Obama “is focused like a laser on...

Climate Change a Political Not Scientific Battle, Says Study

ENVIRONMENT, NEWSROOM AMERICA National political leaders influence how much Americans worry about the threat of climate change rather than extreme weather events, new research has...

Global Warming Approved by Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

COURTS/ENVIRONMENT, PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY The Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit is dominated by Democratic-appointed judges, and many of its decisions have been overturned by...

Imaginary Benefits, Extensive Harm—Craig Rucker

EPA mercury rules for electricity generating units are based on false science and economics By Craig Rucker The Environmental Protection Agency clams its “final proposed” Maximum...

The Politicizing of Science

By Brad Fregger The conscious politicizing of science is one of the disasters of the end of the twentieth and beginning of the twenty-first centuries....

On a Mission from God: Bruce Babbitt and the Environmental Movement

Babbitt grasped everything from civil rights to environmentalism, with the fervor of such true believers as Puritan firebrands Jonathan Edwards and Cotton Mather. Making each good, honorable, noble ideal a part of his reason for being—even as these ideals ultimately degenerated into lifetime career opportunities for collectivists, demagogues and government bureaucrats.

Fool Me Once, But No More

Let us hope that the BPA ban is defeated in California and struck from an alleged food safety bill in Congress. The bans should be repealed in the states that have already passed them. Then we must undo the thousands of laws and regulations related to the junk science of global warming and similar hoaxes. - Alan Caruba

When Bad Science Makes Bad Laws — Alan Caruba

Alan Caruba says the global warming scam, an example of politicized science, was and is bad enough. Next, the BPA scare. BPA is a plastics additive bisphenol A, a chemical used to harden plastic that has been in wide consumer use for more than half a century, used to improve the safety and reliability of everything from DVDs and consumer electronics to sports safety equipment and shatterproof bottles. The environmentalists want it banned.

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Destroying the environment to save it

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Pseudo-green energy will wreak devastation, pretending to prevent exaggerated climate harm~ “We had to destroy the village in order to save it.” The...

Thank Goodness Dr. Fauci Does Not Run NASA

BY BOB BARR Blue state governors and blue city mayors are continuing to repeat their “sky-is-falling” outcries that people should be afraid to take a...

Prioritizing climate over pandemics

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~We need a full accounting of what was spent preparing for the ‘climate crisis’ versus COVID~ As of May 20, the United States...

Honoring Their Gift

BY T.F. STERN Gratitude is an interesting human trait.  We say thank you when somebody does something nice for us or gives us a present;...