Conservative Carbon Tax: Bad Politics, Bad Policy

By Marlo Lewis A recent article in National Review suggests conservative politicians would be smart to advocate a carbon tax, enabling them to show they care about the planet while offering an alternative to the growth-chilling mandates beloved of the climate left. That is naive. Conservatives are pro-growth; hence, pro-energy and anti-tax. Progressives are anti-growth, hence, pro-tax and 

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Do We Have to Destroy the Earth to Save It?

By Michael Shellenberger Do wind turbines and solar farms hold the keys to saving the environment? Michael Shellenberger, founder of Environmental Progress and noted climate activist, used to think so. Now he’s not so sure. He explains why in this important video. TRANSCRIPT: Do we need to destroy the environment to save it? That’s 

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The campaign to silence climate debate on Facebook | interview of the CO2 Coalition’s Caleb Rossiter

On July 8, Power Hour host Alex Epstein interviewed Dr. Caleb Rossiter of the CO2 Coalition about an active campaign, led by billionaire anti-fossil-fuel activist Tom Steyer, to convince Facebook to remove the CO2 Coalition from its platform.   Some highlights include: * Rossiter’s decades-long work on African issues. * Why fossil fuels, especially coal, 

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Climate Science – The Consequences of Irreproducibility

By Patrick Michaels, Ph.D. Many headline scientific findings in recent years have turned out to be false. They can’t be reproduced—and if you can’t reproduce a result, it isn’t science. The headlines are just the tip of the iceberg. A huge amount of ordinary scientific findings published in peer-reviewed journals doesn’t replicate. Something has gone 

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New Podcast: Commonsense Conversations and Ocean Health

June 16, 2020 – COMMONSENSE/CPAC/CO2 – Genesis Torres of The CO2 Coalition joins Commonsense Coalition Talk Radio to discuss climate change and CPAC. Torres is the Science Associate at the coalition. She assisted in the editing of the white paper Ocean Health: Is there an “Acidification” problem? You can listen to the podcast at

Podcast: Why the Oceans Really Aren’t “Acidifying” but the Term Is Being Abused by Science and Media

Science and media outlets claim ocean acidification is happening due to increased carbon dioxide in the atmosphere. But objective data show the ocean is far from acidic according to Dr. Caleb Rossiter, executive director of the CO2 Coalition and a statistician who has studied climate change closely. Host Anthony Watts and Rossiter talk about how 

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Carbon tax a ‘very bad idea’: Fraser Institute

Ken Green, Senior Director of the Centre for Natural Resources at the Fraser Institute, joins BNN to outline why he thinks a carbon tax is a “very bad idea.”   This video appeared on the BNNBloomberg Canada website at

Global Greening by Dr Patrick Moore

Dr. Patrick Moore has Ph.D. in ecology and is a veteran of peace and environmental activism having faced down the harpoons of whaling ships as a founding member of Greenpeace. In this video explains the benefits of increasing levels of CO2 in the environment. He states, “We are the salvation of life, not its destroyer.”

The Truth About CO2

By Patrick Moore Carbon dioxide hysteria. Even going so far as to label it a “pollutant.” Let’s look at this rationally. This video appears on the Prager University Facebook page at