Paul Driessen

Government (-driven) shutdowns have human consequences

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Too many government regulators burden and shut down private sector businesses and jobs~ Many observers praised President Trump’s 2019 State of the Union...

Keep fraudulent science out of our courtrooms

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Courts should bar evidence that fails to meet basic standards of honesty, integrity and credibility~   A California jury recently awarded $289 million...

Saved by pseudo-renewable energy?

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Climate alarmists must prove expensive, weather-dependent energy is green and sustainable~ The IPCC says it’s still possible to limit planetary warming to an...

Climate hysterics skyrocket

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Increasingly absurd disaster rhetoric is consistently contradicted by climate and weather reality~ Call it climate one-upmanship. It seems everyone has to outdo previous...

Let’s do follow the climate money!

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Climate Crisis Inc. gets billions to promote imaginary manmade cataclysm – but attacks realists~ The climate crisis industry incessantly claims that fossil fuel...

A 2019 resolution: Honesty in energy policy

~Virginia wind project highlights the need in climate, sustainability and renewable energy arenas~ Paul Driessen and Roger Bezdek In this season of New Year resolutions, we...

“We are still in” totalitarians flunk basic reality

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~They raged against energy and climate realists in Katowice, but should serve time for fraud~ (Image: The Bell Inn pub sign Chichester West Sussex...

Climate lunacy takes center stage in Poland

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~IPCC Poland conference presents fictional climate chaos and fake renewable energy salvation~ The unwritten rule seems to be that each successive climate report...

Does Starbucks think virtue signaling can “save the planet”?

BY PAUL DRIESSEN Will corporate and government green-washing save Earth from inflated or phony eco scares? I’d just passed the local Starbucks in Chicago, when my...

Give thanks that we no longer live on the precipice

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Fossil fuels helped humanity improve our health, living standards and longevity in just 200 years~ Thanksgiving is a good time to express our...

Blaming climate – ignoring incompetence

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~California wildfires incinerate people, wildlife and habitats. Politicians blame climate change.~ Two more raging infernos in California have burned an area nearly ten...

What next for U.S. climate and energy policies?

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~2018 elections bring mixed messages and require climate and renewable energy reality check~ The “Blue Wave” never really reached shore, the U.S. Senate...

Fraudulent science behind radiation regulations

By Paul Driessen and Dr. Jay Lehr  ~Toxicology scientist documents fraud in Nobel award for “Linear No Threshold” toxicity model~ The 2018 elections underscore the need...

A looming technology-security minerals crisis?

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~New book analyzes near-total foreign dependency for critical minerals – and offers solutions~ (Pit mine image courtesty of greenbuildingelements.com) In 1973 OPEC countries imposed...

The party of Antifa fascists?

~Do we really want these intolerant, violent mobs and their representatives running America?~ Paul Driessen Who are the “Antifa” mobs? What are they doing to our...

The IPCC’s latest climate hysteria

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Realist experts show why $60-80 trillion over next 17 years would be wasted on imaginary crisis~ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Special Report...

Can poor families sue John Kerry for climate policy deaths?

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Conjectural future tolls from climate change pale compared to real energy poverty deaths now~ It’s not enough that the Climate Crisis-Renewable Energy Cabal...

Rooting out scientific corruption

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Recent actions show reform is in the wind, but much remains to be done, especially on climate~ (Image courtesy of Catholiclane.com) Dr. Brian Wansink...

Bloom Energy’s “tangled web”

BY PAUL DRIESSEN and CLINT LAIRD ~What a tangled web Bloom weaves, since first it practiced to deceive~ Bloom Energy executives, investment bankers, venture capitalists, politicians,...

Keep carbon taxes in the ground

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Permanently bury these job-killing proposals, after pounding wooded stakes through their hearts~ The House of Representatives recently passed a sense of Congress resolution...

Endangerment Finding delenda est

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Replacing Clean Power Plan with less harmful ACE rule does not fix fraudulent CO2 science~ As the Punic Wars dragged on, Cato the...

A double ban gets a double reversal

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Interior Department reverses activist-initiated Obama-era ban on farming activities in refuges~ I don’t pull my punches over destructive, inhumane or just plain lunatic...

Obama carbon colonialism and climate corruption continue

BY PAUL DRIESSEN and DAVID WOJICK ~USAID climate and sustainability policies perpetuate disease and malnutrition in poor countries~    Part 3 of a 3-part series explaining how...

Obama carbon colonialism and climate corruption continue

BY PAUL DRIESSEN and DAVID WOJICK ~USAID anti-energy climate policies ignore human and ecological impacts on poor nations~  Part 2 of a 3-part series explaining how...

Obama carbon colonialism and climate corruption continue

BY PAUL DRIESSEN and DAVID WOJICK ~USAID still pushes climate alarmism over energy, jobs, health and prosperity for poor countries~ Part 1 of a 3-part series...

Finally! Some fuel economy common sense

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~But Greens go apoplectic over rule change that would have no climate or other benefits~ Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFÉ) standards were devised...

Environmentalist scare stories – Never mind!

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Solid evidence shows there is no “bee-pocalypse,” but alarmists allege new pesticide threats~ “Baby boomers” will remember Gilda Radner’s Saturday Night Live character...

Luddite Eco-Imperialists Claim to Be Virtuous

Uber-organic campaign enshrines primitive agriculture and malnutrition as human rights BY PAUL DRIESSEN AND DAVID WOJICK Not every poor person in impoverished places around the world...

Rejecting Carbon Colonialism

African Development Bank breaks with anti-fossil fuel banks to fund coal power, prosperity PAUL DRIESSEN and DAVID WOJICK We recently explained how Multilateral Development Banks...

Multilateral anti-Development Banks

BY PAUL DRIESSEN and DAVID WOJICK ~USA finances prolonged poverty, misery, disease, and death through international banks~ “Foreign Operations” appropriation bills now working their way through...