_________________________________ I’m preparing some slides for an upcoming talk (on climate policy, yowza!). The attached is an effort to show in a readily understandable way the mind-bending scale of the energy challenge associated with deep decarbonization. What do you think? pic.twitter.com/EGbykLyZKj — Roger Pielke Jr. (@RogerPielkeJr) January 29, 2018 _________________________________ White House seeking to slash renewable energy … Continue reading
Where to start? The last few weeks have been so full of mind-boggling nonsense as to defeat a non-professional blogger such as I. America; The land of the free The stuff coming out of The States has held this Englishman transfixed. Even without a deep insight into the subtle? nuances of American politics, it’s plain … Continue reading
In my first article in this series, I looked at socialism and how it impacts negatively on the working class. In this post, I’ll focus on how the left have made their vision felt through the vehicle of ‘environmentalism’. Environmental activists and leftist ideology Those of us of a more libertarian viewpoint are not necessarily … Continue reading
Dichotomy; what is the meaning of the word and how does it impact on a socialistic view of the world? The definition is quite simple, really, and examples of the confusion created by socialist directives and approaches, in the real world, make it clear why I have chosen it as the subject of this post. … Continue reading
Red/Greens see Antiquities Act as a weapon against oil and gas producers! In a news cycle where the lack of transparency is revealed daily, it is refreshing when something previously opaque exposes its true motives. Such is the case for the Sierra Club and its desire to block oil and gas drilling.
Let’s face, men aren’t depicted as the honest, hard working bread winners of old nowadays, are they? Well, Christina doesn’t think so and she’s prepared to state her concerns with the media portrayal of modern man. Warning: Don’t step in front of her in the queue. Read more.
In 1992 the United Nations’ Earth Summit drafted a policy document called Agenda 21 which calls for “a profound reorientation of all human society, unlike anything the world has ever experienced—a major shift in the priorities of both governments and individuals and an unprecedented redeployment of human and financial resources….This shift will demand a concern … Continue reading
I think it’s safe to say that we have reached a point where the global warming bandwagon is down to being dragged along on its axles. The wheels were never fixed on very strongly but the latest outpourings simply prove how weak the hypothesis always was. A phrase that springs to mind is that the … Continue reading
What is the Law of Unintended Consequences (LoUC) and why should we study its ramifications? Because, in a nutshell, its habit of sneaking up behind those who seek to control varied aspects of our lives, and biting them on the arse, impacts us, the people, more than it does them. Wikipedia (not my favourite source) … Continue reading
Three million UK jobs directly rely upon our membership of the EU. That’s the statement, made as fact by pro-EU politicians. Read the words; understand them, individually and as a whole. You will often hear Nick Clegg and other senior LibDems, plus their friends in the Labour Party and the ‘wet end’ of the Conservatives, … Continue reading
In February 2011, David Cameron proclaimed, “state multiculturalism had failed”. This followed on from Angela Merkel who, in late 2010, suggested that attempts to build a multicultural society in Germany had “utterly failed”. Something Trevor Philips, head of the Commission for Racial Equality, echoed, in 2012, when he called for an official end to multicultural … Continue reading
In the debate about the EU and Britain’s place within it, one of the most pernicious myths spread by mainstream politicians, and shamelessly sanctified by an ever compliant and frighteningly incurious media is, “The EU just isn’t a concern for voters”.
The Left Have a Problem With Women. Only a woman would take this subject on. Right wing conservative women aren’t just the wrong kind of women; they are, to the left, the very worst kind of woman. The type of woman that just doesn’t need them. This sends a very dangerous message to every other … Continue reading
What do the members want from UKIP? Well, one member answers that question from her own perspective. So then James, what do I, as a UKIP member, want?
Warmism – A Very Modern Death Cult For Trendy Lefties The neo-fascist, quasi-religion of “Warmism”, followed by proponents of the ludicrous CAGW hypothesis, is quackery-meets-fundamentalism wrapped in post-normal demagoguery for those who despise God. Like most religions (and Warmism is just like most religions) all you need is belief and a good story, rooted in just … Continue reading
Ever been lost for an argument when a wind-folly fan tells you that wind is free and cheaper than coal for generating energy? If the answer is Yes, then you need to read these posts from Tony from Oz. Read more. . .