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Californian Recycling Fraud Case

Guest essay by Eric Worrall A Californian truck driver has been charged with smuggling tons of used beverage containers from out of state into California, to defraud the California Redemption Value (CRV), which pays out 5 – 10c per beverage container at Californian recycling centres. According to Reuters; A Los Angeles-area truck driver has been…

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Did green madness help create the Greek debt crisis?

Guest essay by Eric Worrall The unfolding Greek financial crisis is front page news. The repercussions – bank runs, unsustainable debts, deadlocked creditors – could easily lead to major consequences worldwide. However misconceived the Euro currency was, its downfall will be painful on a global scale. How much of Greece’s current economic problems were caused…

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Fighting back against the double standard on climate funding at Harvard

5 May 2015 Ms. Marge Dwyer, Harvard T.P. Chan School of Public Health mhdwyer “at” hsph.harvard.edu Dear Ms Dwyer: Research-related fraud at Harvard institutions A series of connected frauds surrounding research into climate change and related questions at Harvard has come to light because an environmental advocacy group had falsely accused Lord Monckton’s distinguished research…

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UN Chief: Give me more money

Eric Worrall writes: General Secretary of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon has announced that countries have not lived up to their responsibility to give him and his teams of bureaucrats more money. According to The Guardian; “The world’s action has not so far matched its responsibilities, said UN secretary-general at Lima summit on climate change…