Climate Politics as Manichean Paranoia

The decision by US President Donald Trump to remove the US from the Paris Agreement on climate change was met with both scorn and cheers. Such is climate politics in the United States in the 21st century. This talk delivered by Roger Pielke Jr focuses on climate politics as Manichean paranoia — a term used…

Climate Alarmists Keep Moving Doomsday Goalposts

A good commentary by Stephen Kruiser at the Independent Journal Review: If the climate alarmists weren’t still so politically powerful and represented in Congress by their devoted cult members, it would almost be easy to pity them. Why? Because they’re so spectacularly wrong about so many things. They keep the hype coming regardless, as in…

No, there will be no “Sixth Mass Extinction”

Citing a study published Monday in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Gerardo Ceballos, an ecology professor at the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, and his co-authors, including well-known Stanford University biologist Paul Ehrlich, CNN has jumped on the environmental doom-and-gloom bandwagon. The network is making the case that the Earth is experiencing…