“The Environmental Creed”

This is a 2007 essay economist Don Boudreaux wrote that was published during 2007 in the Pittsburgh-Tribune Review. It is now posted at Mr. Boudreaux’s website. The Environmental Creed Careful observers often and correctly note that, for many of its adherents, environmentalism is a religion. Too many environmentalists disregard inconvenient truths that would undermine their… Read More “The Environmental Creed”

“Whole Foods mums” blamed for return of deadly diseases

Dr. Seth Berkley of the UN’s World Health Organization fears killer diseases are making a comeback in the West resulting from Whole Foods mums. Dr. Berkley heads a UN WHO group named Gavi that dispenses access to vaccines in poor countries, respectfully. Thanks to anti-vaccine sentiments rising in the West, the UK Daily Mail reports,… Read More “Whole Foods mums” blamed for return of deadly diseases

Russian money behind Romanian fracking opposition

Pungesti, Romania has become the front line in a battle over fracking. The New York Times reports that when the town became the area of choice for Chevron to drill in oil shales located in Pungesti’s jurisdiction, it attracted the attention of environmentalist groups opposed to the drilling method. The environmentalists held protests to the… Read More Russian money behind Romanian fracking opposition