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Among the Restless Sails of Vanity

I don’t quite know where to begin to react to RFK Jr.’s decarbonization manifesto in Vanity Fair.
On cap-and-trade, RFK writes, “This market-based approach has a proven track record.” 
I’m sorry, what? Missed that memo, as the carbon C&T that is the Kyoto Protocol is an abject failure
Where, exactly, is this proven track record?  [Whenever you hear “market-based,” odds are we’re talking about intrusive government regulation sailing under a free-market flag.]
Finally, you’ve gotta love the part about the virtues of wind power in the Midwest (just as long as its not off the coast of Hyannisport, right, Robert?). 


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