A Demonstration of the Objective Superiority of Western Civilization and Slap in the Face of Cultural Relativism and Political Correctness CONTENTS Introduction The Nature of Western Civilization The Universalizability of Western Civilization The Standard for Judging a Civilization: the Objective
It is really incredible to comprehend the degree of hubris underlying the case for aggressive government intervention in the name of fighting climate change. For example, when the Obama Administration created a task force to estimate the “social cost of
From today’s Open Europe news summary: German Energy Minister warns that there is “no reasonable alternative” to Russian gas German Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy, Sigmar Gabriel, yesterday warned that there is “no reasonable alternative” to Russian gas imports,
Re: Renewable energy fiasco in Germany Here are the basics of electricity generation–it must provide either base power or on-demand power, and it cannot be stored. Base power today is provided mostly by nuclear and coal plants and some hydroelectric.
Reprinted from Central for Industrial Progress Today’s headlines describe the record oil and gas production volumes achieved by the men and woman who hydraulically fracture (frac) horizontal wellbores. As I explained in my previous article, few of these reports mention that people
Reprinted from Forbes Well it’s just a stupid argument. If you have 99 percent of doctors who tell you ‘you are sick’ and 1 percent that says ‘you’re fine,’ you probably want to hang out with, check it up with
Those following the climate change policy debate know that the Center for American Progress’ Joe Romm is one of the most vociferous bomb-throwers out there. Romm warns of true calamity from unmitigated climate change, and regularly attributes perfidy to his
Re: Steag starts coal-fired power plant I thought that Germany was going to lead the world to a new era of electricity generated by wind mills and solar panels instead of dirty old coal. What happened? Of course, we know