“Be Straw Free” Founder Opposes Banning Straws

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…

Proselytizing The Global Warming Religion

Belief in climate catastrophism is a religion, not a science, and the people pushing it are extremely cynical. In this video engineer and geologist Tony Heller exposes the spectacular climate misinformation told by James Cameron and Sigourney Weaver at the 2016 Democratic National Convention.

Plastic Straw Myths

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…

House Republicans Initiate Probe of NRDC

Republicans on the House Natural Resource Committee sent a letter to the Natural Resource Defense Council (NRDC) asking the group to clarify its policies and how they affect its relations with the People’s Republic of China. According to Roll Call, the letter states (in part): “The Committee is concerned about NRDC’s role in aiding China’s…