“Paranoid politics almost never achieves its goal. The obvious prejudices, hyperbole, rhetoric, and shrillness give it away.” As I have said before: “Name-calling, smearing, and sneering are not arguments.”
One gets the feeling that the promised “warfare” by the opposition has just begun and promises to be a long term phenomenon. Where have the ideas about—the loyal opposition, civil debate, thoughtful discussion, and dissent isn’t a crime—gone?”
In answer to Matt Watson of EDF, all “emission reductions” must be verified, whether emission trading, carbon tax, any government energy programs, or Paris Accord. By the way, Paris is “a voluntary agreement, with many untrustworthy nations, where there are no accounting standards or verification protocols.