Jordan Peterson on “The Arrogance of the Intellect”

In his book Intellectuals and Society, Dr. Thomas Sowell points out that we live in times where intellectuals have quite a bit of influence and he provides an in depth look at the intellectual class. According to Sowell, the high point of intellectual influence was the period between the 1960’s and 1980’s. However, intellectuals somewhat… Read More Jordan Peterson on “The Arrogance of the Intellect”

Australian PM considers carbon indulgences scam … er … scheme

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is considering a plan to allow heavy polluters to purchase overseas carbon permits (i.e. carbon offsets) to (in theory) neutralize their carbon emissions. During 2010, the Christian Science Monitor conducted an in depth investigation of carbon offsets. In the report, the Monitor exposed outright fraud which is tantamount to a… Read More Australian PM considers carbon indulgences scam … er … scheme

Monsignor: Pope to “convince” Trump on climate action

In an interview with ANSA, Chancellor of the Pontifical Academy of Sciences Monsignor Marcelo Sanchez claims the Pope will be able to convince President Donald Trump to change his mind about climate change during their May 24th meeting. He thinks because Trump has changed his mind about other matters that the President is persuadable. This… Read More Monsignor: Pope to “convince” Trump on climate action