Hollywood and global-warming panic have always been a natural match. After all, who can tell you better to cut back on your wasteful ways better than a high-flying multimillionaire movie star with the carbon footprint of a Tyrannosaurus rex? Read More: Hollywood’s Climate Hypocrites.
A State Department official on Wednesday sidestepped a senator’s question on whether the administration would seek Senate advice and consent for a global climate treaty expected to be finalized in Paris late this year, saying simply that “it’s at a very early stage in the negotiations.” Read More: State Dep’t Official Ducks Question on Whether […]
Like Paul on the road to Damascus, Al Gore had a revelation that he could become Catholic. Not because he’s had any religious revelation, but because of Pope Francis’s concern over global warming. Read More: Al Gore: ‘I Could Become A Catholic’ | The Daily Caller.
Most climate models were wrong and there was little evidence of climate change, said Maurice Newman. Read More: Australia PM’s adviser says climate change a UN hoax – BBC News.
Former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan has a solution for global warming: Eat bugs. In an interview with The Guardian, Annan called the global livestock industry “a major threat to the climate” and suggested insects as an alternative protein source to meat. “Eating insects is good for the environment and balanced diets,” he […]
Pointing approvingly to an op-ed published in the Wall Street Journal by House Science Chairman Lamar Smith (R.-Texas), Senate Environment Chairman Jim Inhofe (R.-Okla.) said on the Senate floor yesterday that global warming alarmists are advancing a new religious sect. Read More: Environment Chairman: ‘Global Warming Alarmism Has Evolved Into a Religion’.
‘Today, our planet faces new challenges, but none pose a greater threat to future generations than climate change,” President Obama wrote in his proclamation for Earth Day on Wednesday. “As a Nation, we must act before it is too late.” Read More: The Climate-Change Religion – WSJ.
The U.N. chief has praised Pope Francis for framing climate change as an urgent moral imperative, saying his upcoming encyclical combined with a new round of U.N. climate talks in Paris provide an “unprecedented opportunity” to create a more sustainable future for the planet. Read More: UN chief praises pope for framing climate change as […]
The Vatican and the United Nations teamed up to warn the world of the effects of climate change on Tuesday, coming down firmly against skeptics who deny human activities help change global weather patterns. Read More: Vatican and U.N. team up on climate change against skeptics – Yahoo News Canada.
COULD Pope Francis become the world’s foremost campaigner on global warming? That is certainly the fondest hope (or in a few cases the darkest fear) of a lot of people who are closely involved in deliberations over the planet’s future. Ban Ki-moon, the UN secretary-general, met the pontiff today and shared his mounting concern over the outcome of the Paris summit […]