The Environment: Freedom’s Battleground in the 90’s

During the 1990’s the Foundation for Economic Education (FEE) hosted a conference in Union, Washington. During the gathering, author Robert Bidinotto delivered a lively and poignant lecture on environmentalism and why it is a threat not only to civilization, but also to mankind overall. In his presentation, Bidinotto describes the evil, altruistic ethics of environmentalist…

Baby Salmon Threatened?

CNN just released an exclusive on potential disaster about to befall Alaska: Trump’s EPA appointee, Scott Pruitt, will let a mining company destroy pristine Bristol Bay. John Stossel would have believed the network’s report, except he had reported on that mine before, in one of his Fox News specials. CNN implies that right after a…

Greens recycle deceptive beehive fiasco

Never let it be said that many environmentalists don’t practice what they preach. Not only do they recycle garbage in the physical sense but they also recycle garbage political talking points too. In a recent post at Reason magazine’s Hit & Run blog, Ron Bailey observes: Old environmental scares never die. Unlike old soldiers, they…

Environmentalists lock horns over animal testing

Unfortunately, the environmentalist movement’s obsession with chemicals is such that it is translating into government policy. Congress was poised to pass the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act. According to Five Thirty Eight bill would not only reduce many EPA programs and subprograms but would simultaneously increase funding for the agency’s…