World Would Be Better Off If Rio+20 Failed
The expensive U.N. gabfest and attempted power grab known as Rio+20 finally collapsed. Two days before Rio+20 ended in disarray, CFACT held a press conference to explain why failure was the best, the only, the most decent option for ...
Motorcades, Closed Drafts — and the Long March
On Thursday, as we traveled through Rio, helicopters, flashing lights, and motorcades were everywhere. Heads of state (but not President Obama) were arriving, snarling traffic as they moved about the city.
The preliminary conference has concluded, leaving behind a stripped-down ...
Twenty years ago, the Rio de Janeiro Earth Summit proclaimed that fossil-fuel-induced climate change had brought our planet to a tipping point, civilization to the brink of collapse, and numerous species to the edge of extinction. To prevent these looming ...
ICLEI Experts Fail to Explain ‘Sustainable Development’
Delegates to the ICLEI International Congress on Sustainability want people in developed nations, especially Americans, to “contract” our lifestyles . . . to make them “more sustainable.”
But exactly what is “sustainable development”?
If this concept is going to control our economy, energy ...