Tag: Climate Change

AGs’ Climate Change ‘Secrecy Pact’ Goes to Court

By signing a “secrecy pact” with fellow Democrat attorneys general preparing to prosecute climate change skeptics, Rhode Island’s top law enforcement officer jeopardized free speech rights and government transparency laws, according to two legal organizations that have taken him to court.   “They sought to write themselves out from open records laws their legislatures saw […]

Former Bush adviser says climate change is security threat

Climate change will lead to a surge in refugee problems around the world, a former George W. Bush adviser said on Thursday, raising American national security concerns for the next presidential administration.   “Climate change and a lot of other economic dislocations have put a lot of people out of work,” Stephen Hadley, who was […]

Judicial Watch: Obama Attendance at Paris Climate Change Conference Cost Taxpayers $2,976,296.20

Obama Travel Cost Taxpayers over $82 million to Date   (Washington DC)—Judicial Watch announced today that it has obtained records from the U.S. Secret Service and the Department of the Air Force detailing the costs of Obama’s trip to attend the 2015 Paris Climate Change Conference.  Secret Service charges for Obama and his staff to […]

California Governor Looks to Extend Climate-Change Efforts

California Gov. Jerry Brown has launched a campaign to extend some of the most ambitious climate-change programs in the country and ensure his environmental legacy when he leaves office in two years.   The centerpiece of the push is a cap-and-trade program that aims to reduce the use of fossil fuels by forcing manufacturers and […]

Prosecutors Persecuting Climate Skeptics Busted Hiding Records

There is even more bad news for the cabal of climate alarmists and crony capitalists hoping to abuse the legal system to silence dissenters. The rogue prosecutors behind the persecution of climate-change skeptics became embroiled in yet another scandal last week, this time getting caught conspiring to evade freedom of information laws to conceal their scheming from […]

Are Scientists Preparing for a FlipFlop Back to Global Cooling Predictions?

The alleged weakening of the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation appears to be triggering a growing amount of speculation about abrupt cooling, like the plot of the movie “The Day After Tomorrow”.   Crippled Atlantic currents triggered ice age climate change   The last ice age wasn’t one long big chill. Dozens of times temperatures abruptly […]

Prosecutors: Exaggerating Climate Risks Might be Fraud

Oops! Rockefeller-funded “climate” alarmists caught conspiring with rogue officials to persecute their critics by abusing the legal system are almost certainly kicking themselves right now. Responding to what multiple legal experts have described as a potential “criminal conspiracy” among far-left prosecutors and global-warming theorists to target skeptics of their increasingly discredited theory, conservative-leaning state attorneys […]

China’s plan to cut meat consumption by 50% cheered by climate campaigners

The Chinese government has outlined a plan to reduce its citizens’ meat consumption by 50%, in a move that climate campaigners hope will provide major heft in the effort to avoid runaway global warming.   New dietary guidelines drawn up by China’s health ministry recommend that the nation’s 1.3 billion population should consume between 40g […]

Habitat corridors could help save wildlife from climate change

Over the next century, as temperatures climb, precipitation patterns shift, and sea levels rise, there will be a dramatic altering of the American landscape.   Faced with these changes, some plants and animals will either have to adapt or flee to new, colder homes in order to survive. In fact, a number of species have […]

India Joins U.S. Goal to Cement Climate Deal This Year

Prospects for quicker implementation of the Paris climate change agreement got a little brighter today, when India Prime Minister Narendra Modi essentially backed a U.S.-China push to get the deal entered into force by the end of 2016.   The pledge, announced during daylong White House meetings between Modi and President Barack Obama, was made […]