Monthly Archives: June 2012

Let History Be Your Guide

 By Sean Walsh One of my favorite television channels is the History Channel. This is ironic since when I was younger I hated history, like most kids. Quite frankly, I wondered why we needed to study the subject since I…

Rare corporate courage and common sense

Wal-Mart stands up to activist intimidation, ensuring affordable, wholesome food for customers  By Paul Driessen Good for Wal-Mart! Despite intense pressure by anti-biotechnology activists, the retailing giant didn’t cave in to demands that it “reject” Monsanto’s genetically engineered (GE) sweet…

Agenda 21 Conspiracy Theory or Threat?

 By Tom DeWeese Part 1 of 2 The battle over Agenda 21 is raging across the nation. City and County Councils have become war zones as citizens question the origins of development plans and planners deny any international connections to…

Heartland Climate Conference a Big Success Again

By Ken Haapala, Executive Vice President, Science and Environmental Policy Project The three-day Seventh International Conference on Climate Change, Real Science Real Choices, sponsored by the Heartland Institute ran from Monday May 21st to Wednesday afternoon of May 23rd. Even…

Trying to snooker Smucker

Climate alarm campaigners make pitiful case that manmade climate change threatens coffee  By Paul Driessen It’s a common tactic among groups promoting climate alarmism and antihydrocarbon policies. As evidence mounts that manmade catastrophic climate change is not imminent, extreme weather…