- Per Gateway Pundit, ABC News pitches that Al Qaeda and the Taliban are helped by man-induced global warming.
- "A number of U.S. intelligence and military studies recently made public describe how
- man-made climate change plays into the hands of
- terrorist groups in many countries.
Agriculture in [Afghanistan] is struggling, leaving many young men with
“There are a lot more people… who are unemployed with nothing to do, and so the
- no money or work...
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- Taliban basically seems an attractive thing for them to join,” says [some journalist/government employee]..."
First, global warming doesn't exist despite billions being made off the idea in carbon offsets scams. Second, there are many well educated, middle class terrorists (see 9-11 terrorist resumes). ABC paints the problem as one of poverty, per Gateway Pundit. Poverty and illiteracy are helpful, but they're not caused by global warming either.
*"Goldman Sachs took a 10% stake in the firm (CCX, Chicago Climate Exchange) at the time and later (Jan. 2007) increased its holdings to at least 19%. CCX is also 10% owned by Generation Investment Management, a firm founded and chaired by Al Gore and co-founded by the above-mentioned former Goldman CEO, Hank Paulson. " from American Thinker article, 7/14/09.
P.S. I am the daughter of an Eagle Scout, a Forestry major who made his career in recycled materials. I grew up having my use of water monitored, no air conditioning, told to put a sweater on when it was cold in the house in winter (thermostat turned down). My parents grew up in the Great Depression and had nothing and taught me to live as sparingly as possible. It was all common sense as is conservation and saving the planet. The CCX in Chicago isn't about the planet, it's about billionaires like Soros and Goldman Sachs people getting richer. (framus)
- The article's title suggests cap and trade is mainly a democrat issue. The democrats can certainly do whatever they want, but plenty of republicans support or have acquiesced to the program. "Will Dems Allow Goldman to Manipulate a Cap and Trade Market?"
Major League Baseball is a big promoter of global warming.