Trump’s Affordable Clean Energy rule ‘worse than doing nothing’

Affordable Clean Energy

The phrase “Affordable Clean Energy” crafts an illusion of progress and also an air of respectability. Numbers have been crunched, and it turns out to be a truly bad rule. Given the observation that the Trump administration has their fingerprints all over this, then that’s more or less guaranteed. Incompetent and utterly inept is not … Read moreTrump’s Affordable Clean Energy rule ‘worse than doing nothing’

#ThingsJesusNeverSaid – Pointing at Right-Wing Hypocrites

There is a wonderful twitter tag called #ThingsJesusNeverSaid. No this is not a religious trend, but rather is a political one. The background context is that the GOP jumped into bed with Jesus a few decades ago because they wanted to harvest the religious vote by pandering to that demographic. It worked, and so we … Read more#ThingsJesusNeverSaid – Pointing at Right-Wing Hypocrites

Weekly Weird Right-Wing Fundamentalist News: 14Jul19

weird right-wing fundamentalist news

When faced with a constant stream of utterly weird claims, when you observe that actions such as locking kids in cages or the setting up of concentration camps for immigrants causes no pause in political support, when the “High Moral Ground” is occupied by hypocrites, then you do have to wonder if it will all … Read moreWeekly Weird Right-Wing Fundamentalist News: 14Jul19

UK not prepared for Climate Change

climate change

The UK Government’s official climate advisers have just today (10th July) published their official progress report on UK preparations for climate change. I’ve known that this was coming, and so here it finally is. The tweet below is a quick unofficial and highly accurate reflection on it issued by one of the reviewers (and now … Read moreUK not prepared for Climate Change