Environmental Articles 2017-04-05T21:23:50+00:00

Sierra Club Asks Fed Court to Stop Atlantic Sunrise Construction

November 4th, 2017|Tags: |

Thought Piece “We will continue to work to protect communities from the threat of fracked gas pollution,” said Sierra Club attorney Nathan Matthews. It is hard to retain a modicum of respect for any environmental [...]

EPA’s new science advisor will bolster objectivity and transparency

November 3rd, 2017|

Thought Piece Again, I will quote to express a historical worry of mine: "The urge to save humanity is almost always a false front for the urge to rule." H.L. Mencken EPA's new science advisor [...]

Scott Pruitt Plans to Dismiss EPA’s Expert Scientific Advisors

November 3rd, 2017|Tags: , |

Thought Piece See Video The lop-sided appointments by the previous EPA for its Clean Air Committees: The Scientific Advisory Committee Particulate Matter Review Panel where 24 of the 26 members received over $190 million in [...]

Liberal Commentator: Death Threats Against EPA Director Make Sense

October 28th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , |

Thought Piece For the record, the Clean Power Plan is a great example of undemocratic regulation, environmental extremism, faulty constitutional thinking, media manipulation, extensive use of executive orders, moral rectitude, name-calling, populist rhetoric, ideological purity, [...]

EPA Chief Set to Bar Government-Funded Experts From Agency’s Science Panels

October 22nd, 2017|Tags: |

Thought Piece It surely is time to end the inherent conflict of interest between appointed experts and government grants. One would hope that the funding-bias, so visible in many recent environmental studies, will stop. Full [...]

Pollution kills 9 million people each year, new study finds

October 20th, 2017|Tags: , |

Thought Piece I am not shocked about the information provided by the recent pollution study, but I am bothered that Ex-EPA’s Gina McCarthy reveals her prejudices and anti-intellectualism in her interpretation of the study. Steve [...]

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