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Obama creates world’s largest marine reserve – good for fish, not so good for fishermen

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 27, 2016 at 7:00am 8/27/2016 at 7:00am
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In a move that is being hailed as cementing his conservation legacy, Obama has, with the stroke of his pen, expanded a national marine monument off the coast of Hawaii to over 582,578 square miles.  This move will, however, destroy commercial fishing and potential drilling and mineral collection in a vast...

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College Professor: Stop Having Children to Save Them from Climate Change

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 20, 2016 at 7:30pm 8/20/2016 at 7:30pm
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Here at LI, we’ve been covering the various attempts by the left to use global warming climate change as an excuse for everything from a falsely predicted “bee-pocalypse” to #

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CA’s Global Warming Carbon Emission Permit System Dramatically Cools

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In California, ballot measures have often been a way for citizens to receive some legislative relief from the insanity from Sacramento. However, if he has his way, Gov. Jerry Brown may use the state proposition system to continue imposing climate change rules toxic to business.

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#Clexit: #Brexit-Inspired Fight Against Paris Climate Treaty

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at 1:00pm 8/10/2016 at 1:00pm
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#Brexit, the British vote to leave the European Union, continues to inspire citizen activism.

In the US, there has been calls for #Calexit to remove the state of California. The Democrats are experiencing the travails of #Demexit after the disclosure that the DNC intentionally hurt the Bernie Sanders campaign to promote...

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Turning Up the Heat on Climate Alarmism

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 1, 2016 at 10:30am 8/1/2016 at 10:30am
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About a week ago, Aleister reported Secretary of State John Kerry’s assertion that air conditioners and refrigerators pose as big a threat to “life on the planet” as terrorism.

Americans, taking...

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John Kerry: Air Conditioners Just as Bad as ISIS

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 24, 2016 at 11:00am 7/24/2016 at 11:00am
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This is one of the reasons Trump is getting so much support. Under this Democratic administration, the American people are lied to at every turn, as issues are constantly couched in progressive talking points.

Every threat we face at home and abroad is explained away by climate change, income inequality, gender inequity...

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U.K.’s Bold, New Leader Shuts Climate Change Dept.

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at 10:00am 7/20/2016 at 10:00am
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One of the new pieces of good news coming from Europe last week was from Great Britain.

In the wake of the #Brexit vote, U.K.’s new Prime Minister felt empowered to shut an entire government department.

British Prime Minister Theresa May has been facing criticism during her first few days in office over her...

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Democrats’ Proposed Platform Plank Smacks Climate Change Skeptics

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 4, 2016 at 3:00pm 7/4/2016 at 3:00pm
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I have been following the antics of “AG’s United for Clean Power,” a group of Democratic states attorneys general spearheaded by former Vice President Al Gore, who are threatening Big Oil and climate change skeptics with racketeering statutes. Despite scholarly reminders of this tactics’ obvious constitutional abuses and outcries from proponents of...

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Panicked progressives tie #Brexit to #ClimateChange

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 25, 2016 at 10:30am 6/25/2016 at 10:30am
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I must admit, few arguments related to the “settled science” of climate change astonish me anymore.

But until today I failed to fully appreciate the extent of eco-activist creativity! Panicked progressives are now asserting the Britain’s vote to leave the European Union will cause adverse effects on the environment.

Yes….#Brexit will cause...

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Igniting the Fight on Climate Alarmism

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at 2:00pm 6/22/2016 at 2:00pm
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Recently, I noted that climate change skeptics who also acted as their states’ attorneys general warned their environmental activist counterparts that plans were being made to “fight fire with fire.”

Afterall, if the government’s environmental activists begin targeting businesses and private organizations under racketeering statutes for denying progressive environmental science theories, then...

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Fighting Fire with Fire : GOP AG’s warning to “AG’s United for Clean Power”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 19, 2016 at 3:00pm 6/19/2016 at 3:00pm
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I have been following the antics of 17 state attorney generals who formed (AGs United for Clean Power), which intends to promote the progressive climate change agenda by targeting the fossil fuel industry using racketeering statutes.

Recently, thirteen Republican members of the Science, Space, and Technology Committee Republicans sent letters to 17 state attorneys...

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House Votes to Condemn Carbon Tax

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 11, 2016 at 6:04pm 6/11/2016 at 6:04pm
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The House has voted to condemn a carbon tax as “detrimental to American families and businesses.”

The Hill reports:

The House voted Friday to condemn a potential carbon tax, closing the door on a climate ch...

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Obama drains $500M From Zika response to U.N. Climate Fund

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In February, President Obama said we should not “panic over Zika.”

At the same time, he asked Congress for $1.8 billion in funding for the resources to combat the Zika virus, the pathogen spreading rapidly through the Americas that can cause birth defects and neurological problems. In a rare display of fiscal...

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CA’s “First of its Kind” Bill to Prosecute Climate Change Deniers Sidelined

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 4, 2016 at 5:00pm 6/4/2016 at 5:00pm
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As a proponent of serious scientific review of environmental policies, I have been blessed to share news related to climate change with Legal Insurrection readers.

Little did I realize this might have made me a criminal in my home state! Fortunately, it looks like I have dodged a bullet…legally.

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Portland school board freezes out climate-questioning materials

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 21, 2016 at 10:30am 5/21/2016 at 10:30am
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State attorneys general aren’t the only ones engaging in climate justice thuggery.

The board for Portland Public Schools unanimously approved a resolution to eliminate materials that question on the existence...

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Turnaround: House Committee demands “AGs United for Clean Power” documentation

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 20, 2016 at 10:00am 5/20/2016 at 10:00am
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I have previously reported that a coalition of 17 state attorney generals has formed (AGs United for Clean Power), which intends to promote the climate change agenda by targeting the fossil fuel industry.

The first victim of the Climate Change purge was the Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI), a non-profit organization that has...

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Mad Science: Claim that “Islamophobia” is accelerating Global Warming!

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at 7:00am 5/11/2016 at 7:00am
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I must admit, I have seen a lot of crack-pot theories about Climate Change/Global Warming in the past two decades.

However, Ghassan Hage (a Lebanese-Australian academic serving as Future Generation Professor of Anthropology and Social Theory at the University of Melbourne in Australia) has hit the motherlode of social justice nuttiness.

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