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Fighting for energy and human rights equality in Africa

Fighting for energy and human rights equality in Africa

  By Paul Driessen “She has gone to the Lord,” her sister Diana told me a few days ago. And with Fiona Kobusingye’s passing, after a courageous battle with cancer, the Congress of Racial Equality Uganda lost another leader. However, their legacy remains, the battles they began rage on – and Uganda and Africa are clearly […]

AOC Says America Should Lead the World

AOC Says America Should Lead the World

  By Paul Driessen 29-year old ex-bartender and freshman U.S. Representative (D-NY) Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez received thunderous environmentalist and media acclaim when she introduced her Green New Deal resolution in the House and Ed Markey (D-MA) submitted it in the Senate. It was quickly endorsed or cosponsored by scores of House and Senate Dems, including many who […]

Keep Fraudulent Science Out of Our Courtrooms

Keep Fraudulent Science Out of Our Courtrooms

  By Paul Driessen Courts should bar evidence that fails to meet basic standards of honesty, integrity and credibility                      A California jury recently awarded $289 million in damages (later reduced to $78 million) to a former groundskeeper, who claimed the weed killer glyphosate caused his […]

Climate Hysterics Skyrocket

Climate Hysterics Skyrocket

  By Paul Driessen Call it climate one-upmanship. It seems everyone has to outdo previous climate chaos rhetoric. The “climate crisis” is the “existential threat of our time,” Speaker Nancy Pelosi told her House colleagues. We must “end the inaction and denial of science that threaten the planet and the future.” Former California Governor Jerry Brown […]

Let’s do follow the climate money!

Let’s do follow the climate money!

  By Paul Driessen The climate crisis industry incessantly claims that fossil fuel emissions are causing unprecedented temperature, climate and weather changes that pose existential threats to human civilization and our planet. The only solution, Climate Crisis, Inc. insists, is to eliminate the oil, coal and natural gas that provide 80% of the energy that makes […]

Starbucks thinks virtue signaling can “save the planet”

Starbucks thinks virtue signaling can “save the planet”

  By Paul Driessen I’d just passed the local Starbucks in Chicago, when my cell phone buzzed to say the Washington, DC City Council had unanimously agreed “in a preliminary vote” to require that 100% of the District’s electricity must come from renewable sources by 2032. How can they put hundreds of wind turbines and solar […]

Give Thanks That We No Longer Live on the Precipice

Give Thanks That We No Longer Live on the Precipice

  By Paul Driessen Fossil fuels helped humanity improve our health, living standards and longevity in just 200 years   Thanksgiving is a good time to express our sincere gratitude that we no longer “enjoy” the “simpler life of yesteryear.” As my grandmother said, “The only good thing about the good old days is that […]

What Next for U.S. Climate and Energy Policies?

What Next for U.S. Climate and Energy Policies?

  By Paul Driessen 2018 elections bring mixed messages and require climate and renewable energy reality check. The “Blue Wave” never really reached shore, the U.S. Senate is still in Republican hands, the House of Representatives flipped to Democratic control, Trump era deregulation and fossil fuel production efforts continue, several governorships and state houses went from […]

Blaming climate – ignoring incompetence

Blaming climate – ignoring incompetence

  By Paul Driessen Two more raging infernos in California have burned an area nearly ten times the size of Washington, DC. Wildlife and habitats have been torched. Over 8,000 homes and businesses, and nearly the entire town of Paradise, are now ashes and rubble. Cars were partly charred and melted as they escaped the flames, others […]

The Party of Antifa Fascists?

The Party of Antifa Fascists?

By Paul Driessen   Do we really want these intolerant, violent mobs and their representatives running America? Who are the “Antifa” mobs? What are they doing to our country? How long will we tolerate them? The Brett Kavanaugh confirmation hearings were their latest excuse for tantrums and intolerance. Dismissing fairness, propriety and due process, they […]