Scaring us with the “spectre” of “Green New Deal”

“It’s very clear that conservatives have one plan for dealing with the popularity of the Green New Deal: scaring the hell out of people. And it’s very clear that they have one big problem: The hell they’re building through inaction is a lot scarier than “upgrading all existing buildings.” — Bill McKibben (in “Climate Change Is Scary—Not the Green New Continue Reading

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Green New Future costs “Pennies on the dollar’ compared to the alternative

“That better future doesn’t come for free—but it costs pennies on the dollar compared to the future Ebell and his Beltway ilk apparently accept, the one where you have to start moving all the residents of Miami, the one where fire season never stops, the one where growing wheat becomes a chancy proposition. And if you think these political conservatives Continue Reading

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Youth activism/recognition elicits more denier memes

One commenter offers this (https://www.facebook.com/YaleProgramOnC…/…/2481349808573026…) : “Try looking at the solar cycle to find the answer. “ Michael E. Mann did. He was expecting it to be a big factor in explaining things. He found the opposite. You would know this if you read the actual science, instead of being “brainwashed by this lie” that is the lie fed to you Continue Reading

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reading yourself interpreting the Bible

Indeed. Ironic that those most unconscious of this are those most strongly insisting that “this is what God says in His Word”. They insist that “they have no choice” but to obey “His Word”, all the while being unable to distinguish “reading one’s self interpreting the Bible” from “The Word”. Duke McCall’s words in his sermon in chapel at Southern Continue Reading

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