The Trojan sage grouse

By |October 10th, 2015|

(By Kelly Sloan, ’76 Contributor) Looking at the Department of the Interior’s decision not to list the greater sage grouse as endangered, one is initially tempted to celebrate, knowing the ruinous consequences that such listings […]

Global warming alarmists’ free speech problem

By |October 12th, 2014|

(’76 Contributor) As if on cue, settled-science believer Auden Schendler delivered a punishing retort in The Aspen Times to my recent column “Inconvenient Truths Denied By Climate Faithful” (Sept. 11, Commentary). […]

Kerry goes biblical on global warming

By |September 5th, 2014|

Last Wednesday, at a ceremony to appoint Texas lawyer Shaarik Zafar to be special representative to Muslim communities, Secretary of State John Kerry said it was the United States’ Biblical “responsibility” to “confront climate change,” including to protect “vulnerable Muslim majority counties.” […]

The egalitarian roots of environmentalism

By |July 1st, 2013|

Among the more prominent contentions in contemporary politics are the issues of energy and environment. It is easy to see why energy is such a central issue – energy, and access to it, is the foundation of any economy, and therefore neatly reflects the contrasting economic arguments posed by the various camps. […]