If you live in Illinois, the state’s Governor, J.B. Pritzker, has proposed a policy that will literally make you sick if you shop in the state’s grocery stores, and it has the full backing of environmentalists too. According to The Associated Press, members of Bring Your Bag Chicago not only like Pritzker’s idea of a… Read More Illinois Governor Proposes Bag Tax That Will Help Spread Illness
Back in February, Tucker Carlson was joined by Ethan Bearman to discuss the state’s proposed ban on plastic straws that was passed during August. The Golden State has a lot of bad problems but state politicians set aside time just to make sure plastic straws don’t go unaddressed.
Be Straw Free founder Milo Cress was 9 years old who convinced a local restaurant owner in his new hometown of Burlington, Vermont to not bring straws out with every order. In fact, while he was a kid he did some research and concluded that Americans use up to 500 million straws a day. According… Read More “Be Straw Free” Founder Opposes Banning Straws
Now that there is enough exposure to make plastic straws look bad and enough entities have made moves to ban them, environmentalists are readying to crank-up their next prudish campaign to ban another item that gives human beings pleasure: balloons. The Associated Press reports environmentalists are livid over the rubber material that falls back to… Read More After Plastic Straws, Balloons Are Now Targeted By Environmentalists
Plastic straw bans may not last very long. Newsy talked to two people who have disabilities about why they need plastic straws.
Last week Fox News host of “the story” Martha MacCallum interviews the Founder of Last Plastic Straw, Jackie Nunez on plastic straw bans. Notice Nunez initially denies that she supported outlawing straws and then says that every community should decide what they want, which is tantamount to banning straws. In the end Nunez doesn’t condemn… Read More The Environmentalist Bait-and-Switch
About a week ago, Tucker Carlson interviewed Dune Ives who heads the environmentalist group Lonely Whale on his Fox News show. Ives’s group supports the ban on plastic products and also claims that the US sends its garbage to other countries to deal with. Ives is referring to our recyclable products which we are no… Read More Plastic Straw Bans Across America
Last week, Santa Barbara, California has enacted a ban on plastic straws from being handed out to customers of restaurants, bars, and other food service businesses that operate in the city unless the customer requests them. The ordinance was enacted in response to the heightened amount of plastic ocean pollution propaganda furthered by environmentalists. Greg… Read More Santa Barbara, CA Enacts Straw Ban With Fines and Jail Time
ReasonTV points out the claim that Americans use 500 million plastic straws daily is based on a nine-year-old’s school project, that only 1 percent of plastic pollution comes from the US and an even tinier amount of that pollution are plastic straws. The effort afoot to ban plastic straws is a campaign by moral busy-bodies… Read More Plastic Straw Myths
Not only will 2018 go down as the year environmentalists got people to hate plastic, but it could also be the year more of it will be used too. Earlier this week, The New York Times reported that Starbucks announced that the company will phase out using disposable straws by the year 2020 and replace… Read More Starbucks Plastic Straw Ban Will Actually Result in More Plastic Use