Three years ago, Governor Moonbeam …. er … Jerry Brown signed a bill into law that ratcheted up gasoline taxes in California from 12 to 20 cents a gallon. Now, according to one Golden State political activist, state Democrats are deflecting by blaming high gas prices resulting from the news taxes on energy companies and… Read More California Sues Energy Companies For Price Gouging Despite Having Raised Gasoline Taxes
As a result of the coronavirus, states and municipalities are lifting restrictions and even taxes on single-use plastic bags. Even major supermarket chains, like Safeway, have decided to dump allowing the use of reusable bags. This is an acknowledgement that reusable bags do, in fact, spread sickness. States Welcome Back Single-Use Plastic Bags to Avoid… Read More States Lift Restrictions, Taxes on Single-Use Plastic Bags
Actor Joaquin Phoenix of Joker fame was arrested along at a weekly protest held by Jane Fonda at the U.S. Capitol. According to Breitbart, despite having urged fellow celebrities to forgo air flight to attend award shows at the Golden Globe Awards on Sunday, Phoenix admitted that he flew a jet to attend the protest.… Read More Joaquin Phoenix Flew In A Jet, Got Arrested, But At Least He Changed His Diet
The law of unintended consequences rears its ugly head. Christian Britschgi | 12.2.2019 – Reason The results of plastic bag bans and restrictions are frequently disappointing, and occasionally counter-productive. Take the United Kingdom, where a country-wide bag fee is encouraging consumers to switch from single-use bags to thicker, reusable bags that use more plastic. Last… Read More Britain’s Plastic Bag Fee Is Producing a Huge Spike in the Consumption of Thicker, ‘Reusable’ Plastic Bags
The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed and hence clamorous to be led to safety by menacing it with an endless series of hobgoblins, all of the imaginary. – H L Mencken
The recent election in Canada has spurned Alberta to revive an independence movement it undertook back in the 1990’s. The province is abundant in oil and coal and, subsequently, has some of the lowest taxes in Canada. However, with Monday’s election results, despite Justin Trudeau’s Liberal Party losing mightily at the polls, he will govern… Read More Alberta, Canada Independence Movement Revived
The Washington Post wants to make energy much more expensive, because they believe it will improve the weather. In this video, Tony Heller explores the multiple levels of irrational thought behind their editorial.
California is a prime example that you get what you vote for and the government you deserve.
We’ll see if the party’s mainly middle-class, affluent supporters will sacrifice their SUVs and air travel to save the planet DAVID QUINN June 2 2019, 12:01am, The Sunday Times The Green Party vote in the local and European elections was one of the most overhyped yet. The real story of the election was the huge… Read More Green voters are à la carte environmentalists
Source: Radio 570 WNAX “The Center for Consumer Freedom, a non-profit organization, has filed complaints with the Internal Revenue Service and the Federal Bureau of Investigation against PETA and two other animal rights activist groups. The Center’s Managing Director Will Coggin says they want the FBI to revoke charitable status from these groups and stop… Read More Center for Consumer Freedom Petitions IRS to Investigate Animal “Rights” Groups