A Few Things Ill Considered

Archives for December, 2008

The following article is a guest post by H. E. Taylor, who you might recognize as the one who graciously provides us with the weekly GW news roundups. Enjoy! Prospects for Change in Canadian Climate Policy In short, the prospects are bleak and are likely to be driven from the United States. Let me explain.

What’s in a name?

We have discussed that persistent question here before: what word to use when talking about people who simply refuse to acknowledge in the slightest the rather solid case for the theory of anthropogenic global warming. I was thinking it would be worth a very in depth and lengthy post. But I gratefully bow to Greenfyre’s…

Christmas Crap!

Tired of the same old crap for Christmas?

Follow the money

A growing number of think tanks sound good for the environment but advocate for industries that could cause environmental headaches. (You think Americans for Balanced Energy Choices touts solar power? Nope.) Try to match the groups with their mission. More in depth examination of the front group industry here.

Echos from around the local chamber

I know blogs are supposed to be all about up to the second news and gossip. but sometimes I just don’t get through my reading list in a very timely manner, what can I say? So I thought I would just quickly share a small pile of good postings from around the local climate blogosphere,…

Harper tells us what democracy is

“While we have been working on the economy, the Opposition has been working on a backroom deal to overturn the results of the last election without seeking the consent of voters,” Harper said. “They want to take power, not earn it. ” So says Stephen Harper, Prime Minister of Canada

Another Week of GW News, November 30, 2008

Sipping from the internet firehose… This weekly posting is brought to you courtesy of H.E.Taylor. Happy reading, I hope you enjoy this week’s Global Warming news roundup