Tag: economist

‘Should Be No Risk’: World Economic Forum Pushes ‘Space Bubbles’ To Block Out The Sun, Stop Climate Change
The World Economic Forum recently suggested that “space bubbles” can be used to block out the sun and thereby reduce climate change. Highlighting a study from Massachusetts Institute of Technology researchers, the entity explained last month that the “geoengineering” project seeks to reflect a portion of solar radiation back into space. The group said that […]
Biden must 'stop the fall in gasoline prices,’ set $5 gallon minimum to combat climate change: Bloomberg op-ed | Fox News
Fox News host Tucker Carlson torches President Biden’s environmental policies that benefit China on ‘Tucker Carlson Tonight.’ NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Bloomberg opinion published a piece Wednesday calling for President Biden to increase gas prices, intentionally and forever, in order to hasten a transition to alternate forms of energy. The op-ed, […]
On Earth Day, a 50-year-old environmentalist and photographer from Colorado named Wynn Alan Bruce lit himself on fire outside the US Supreme Court. Friends of Bruce, who subsequently died, said he was worried about climate change. “This guy was my friend,” said Kritee Kanko, a senior scientist at the Environmental Defense Fund. “This was not […]
Michael Ignatieff scolds radicals at ‘Freedoms vs. Climate Change’ conference
Former Liberal Party of Canada leader and history professor Michael Ignatieff told a radical climate change conference on Tuesday that Greta Thunberg was a moral bully and that Canadian oil and gas is the key to balancing democracy with environmental concerns. Ignatieff took the positions during his keynote presentation at a University of British Columbia […]
U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warns about climate change harm from nations racing to replace Russian oil and gas - CBS News
Berlin — Countries scrambling to replace Russian oil, gas and coal supplies with any available alternative may fuel the world’s “mutually assured destruction” through climate change, the head of the United Nations warned Monday. U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said the ‘all-of-the-above’ strategy now being pursued by major economies to end fossil fuel imports from Russia […]
Climate Change Report: Cost-Benefit Analyses Are Pointless - Rolling Stone
The from the United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change is stark. U.N. Secretary-General António Guterres as “an atlas of human suffering and a damning indictment of failed climate leadership.” If the world can’t solve this problem, there will be a lot of blame to go around, but one group in particular shouldn’t be able […]
A recent study published in American Political Science Review, a quarterly peer-reviewed academic journal published by Cambridge University, begins with a teasing question: “Is authoritarian power ever legitimate?” For many, the answer is clearly no, concedes the study’s author—Ross Mittiga, an assistant professor of political theory at the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile. But Mittiga, […]