Tag: Climate Change

Donald Trump vows to pull US out of Paris climate agreement if he is elected

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has promised to pull the US out of the Paris Agreement and end regulations on the energy industry if elected. Speaking to supporters in a rally at the Walliston Basin Petroleum Conference in North Dakota, the billionaire and former reality TV star outlined a his plans for America to […]

Portland School System Bans Teaching Materials That Cast Doubt on Climate Change

A resolution passed by the Portland, Oregon, school board will eliminate words like “may,” “might” and “could” from the district’s curriculum. But it’s not English lessons where these words will cease to appear; rather, it’s in science classes, in the context of climate change and its causes. Last week, the Portland Public School board unanimously passed […]

Pressure Builds on Prosecutors Persecuting Climate Skeptics

Oops! The climate-alarmist movement and its armed enforcers have egg all over their face, again. After being warned that they may be breaking federal laws prohibiting criminal conspiracies against constitutionally protected rights, the state prosecutors persecuting skeptics of man-made global-warming alarmism are under growing national pressure to respect the rule of law, and the First […]

After 10 Years Al Gore’s Film Is Still Alarmingly Inaccurate

It’s been nearly one decade since former Vice President Al Gore released his film “An Inconvenient Truth.” It sent shockwaves through American politics and emboldened environmental activists to push for more regulations on American businesses.   Gore warned increasing carbon dioxide emissions would spur catastrophic global warming that would cause more extreme weather, wipe out cities […]

Documentary “Climate Hustle” Exposes Global-warming Con Job

The documentary Climate Hustle will be shown in hundreds of theaters throughout the United States on Monday, May 2 in a special one-night national event. To see the list of locations and purchase tickets, click here. Our review of this important movie was origionally published on December 29, 2015, after the Paris premier that coincided […]

Attorney General Targets Conservatives over Climate Change

Recently released documents revealed that dozens of conservative and libertarian organizations have been targeted by the attorney general of the U.S. Virgin Islands in an effort to silence climate change skeptics.   A subpoena issued in March by U.S. Virgin Islands Attorney General Claude Walker demanded all communication records between oil companies and political and […]

Ban announces intention to appoint seasoned Mexican diplomat to head UN climate framework

3 May 2016 – United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has started the process of consultation with the Conference of Parties through its Bureau, and has informed of his intention to appoint Patricia Espinosa Cantellano of Mexico as Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).   Ms. Espinosa Cantellano has more […]

Rise in CO2 has ‘greened Planet Earth’

Carbon dioxide emissions from industrial society have driven a huge growth in trees and other plants. A new study says that if the extra green leaves prompted by rising CO2 levels were laid in a carpet, it would cover twice the continental USA. Climate sceptics argue the findings show that the extra CO2 is actually […]

Earth Day 2016: Paris climate deal signing ceremony – what it means and why it matters

The world took a collective sigh of relief in the last days of 2015, when countries came together to adopt the historic Paris agreement on climate change.   The international treaty was a much-needed victory for multilateralism, and surprised many with its more-ambitious-than-expected agreement to pursue efforts to limit global warming to 1.5°C.   The […]

Leaders Roll Up Sleeves on Climate, but Experts Say Plans Don’t Pack a Wallop

An airport hangar outside Paris shook with cheers, toasts and foot-stomping in December as diplomats ushered a landmark climate agreement into existence. On Friday morning, world leaders will gather again at the United Nations for a grand ceremony to sign the document.   But can they deliver on their promises to fight global warming?   […]