Carbon tax smackdown: Terence Corcoran says higher prices at the pump don’t mean fewer emissions

From The National Post Newsflash: People do not change their behaviour in the face of rising prices when the product is essential to their economic success Terence Corcoran May 25, 2019 9:14 AM EDT “Be it resolved that a carbon tax is the policy Canada needs to fight climate change.” Terence Corcoran and Andrew Coyne…

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The $1000 Student Climate Challenge Award

Guest post by Jim Steele Currently children are being asked to lead a political charge for “climate change action”. Climate is very complex, and most adults have a very poor understanding of all the factors affecting climate change. Thus, many people believe our children must have a far inferior understanding of climate change and are…

Overpopulation – The Deadly Myth behind the Other Modern Myths

By Kay Kiser, author of Saving Africa From Lies That Kill: How Myths about the Environment and Overpopulation are Destroying Third World Countries, Book 2 of the Modern Mythology Series Originally Posted May 20, 2019 on blog www.savingafricafromliesthatkill.com Who says the world is overpopulated? And what does that mean anyway? Hunger?  Crowding? Environmental harm?  For…

Are We Experiencing a Climate Change Emergency?

Guest post by Ian Aitken Some scientists (epitomized by Dr. Michael Mann) and environmentalists (epitomized by Sir David Attenborough) and climate change campaign groups (epitomized by Extinction Rebellion) hold the opinion that we are experiencing a global ‘climate change emergency’ (the term that seems to be supplanting the pleasingly alliterative ‘climate change crisis’), to the…