Kenneth Rogoff

Harvard Economics Professor: Global Carbon Tax, Give the Money to China

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Harvard Professor and Guardian author Kenneth Rogoff thinks the best way to tackle climate change is to impose a global carbon tax, then use the money to help China and other poor countries eliminate their energy poverty and dependency on coal. We must tackle global energy inequality before it’s too…

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A plea from a Washington State Reader

From MCR, Washington State voters have, over the course of the last few years defeated multiple, repeated attempts to have Carbon Trading Schemes enacted and enforced in that once-great State. Our Illustrious (and Former Democratic Presidential Candidate) Mr. Jay Inslee was seen and heard all over the airwaves during those times, endorsing the supposed benefits…

Kiera O'Brien

Young Republicans Crack, Demand Climate Action

Guest essay by Eric Worrall A group of College Conservatives have sided with the Democrats and demanded climate action – though liberal media outlets are still sneering at them for being Conservative. Young Republicans Want to Fight Climate Change 30 Years Too Late College conservatives support a carbon dividend, but what they really need is…

COP25 Press Release: The UN Push for an All Powerful Global Carbon Market

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Chilling mission almost complete press release from the United Nations. UN CLIMATE PRESS RELEASE / 29 NOV, 2019 COP25 to Be the Launchpad for Significantly more Climate Ambition Bonn/ Madrid, 29 November 2019 – As the global climate emergency intensifies and greenhouse gas emissions continue to grow, governments will gather in Madrid…

FP Proposes a Joint US / EU Climate Trade War Against China

Guest essay by Eric Worrall According to Foreign Policy, next time the “opportunity opens up”, the USA and European Union should unite to impose carbon taxes on the entire world. Climate Change Is Coming for Global Trade As sea levels rise and storms become fiercer, container shipping could be in for major disruptions. BY JOSEPH CURTIN | NOVEMBER…

President of China, Xi Jinping arrives in London, 19 October 2015.

Bloomberg Climate Funny: “Let’s hope … China will follow the moral example of the U.S.”

Bloomberg has noticed China isn’t exactly onboard with the idea of carbon taxes and emissions reduction, but they are hoping China will follow the USA’s “moral example”. Carbon Taxes Won’t Do Enough to Slow Global WarmingThey can help, but the real solution is a shift to green energy. By Noah Smith25 September 2019, 21:30 GMT+10 With crowds taking to…

New York Hot Dog

Germany Considers a 19% Meat Tax to Combat Global Warming

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Anyone here believe that global warming zealots want to stop at 19%? Germany may introduce ‘meat tax’ to protect the environment Currently meat has reduced tax rate of 7 per cent but politicians say it should increase to 19 Phoebe Weston Science Correspondent @phoeb01 day ago Germany could introduce a “meat tax” to protect the…