For centuries it was believed that the Emperor had no clothing, but new research indicates that this was based on the testimony of one small child, who had no background in textiles or even retail clothing sales. He also had no formal education in clothing and had never published anything about fashion in a peer reviewed journal. Continue reading
Category Archives: UN
In the wake of Pielke Jr’s revelations about the factual content (or lack of it) in the congressional testimony of IPCC WG2 chairman Chris Field, Steve McIntyre has outlined some outrageous framing of the narrative along warmist lines in the report he oversees.
There can be no argument – the IPCC is corrupt. (Bishop Hill)
The first board meeting of the United Nations’ Green Climate Fund (GCF) will be held on August 23 to 25, an official at the fund’s interim secretariat said on Thursday, five months later than it was originally planned. Continue reading
More Chinese rope-a-dope. It seems to work on the West quite well. Continue reading
Most people didn’t notice the United Nations convened down in Rio de Janeiro June 20. But we should be paying attention. Lots of mischief is attempted at these U.N. conferences. Continue reading
Ratification of the United Nations Law of the Sea Treaty (LOST) would be a giant step toward World Government. The principal purposes of LOST are to transfer technology and wealth from developed to underdeveloped nations and to increase exposure to international litigation. Consider two quotations
from LOST’s Preamble: Continue reading
America should sign the language we authored Continue reading
Embalm, cremate and bury. Take no chances! Continue reading
We have all heard of the IPCC – Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change – and its top scientists, all in consensus over truth of climate change and its disastrous impact on the planet. Continue reading
U.S. should form League of Democracies Continue reading
Tom Karl appeared on the NewsHour 7/11 on behalf of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to describe how “climate change, including human factors, has increased the odds of extreme weather”. But what are the odds that his appearance there was among three hundred+ other instances where the idea of man-caused global warming was met with not one word of rebuttal from any scientist holding a skeptical viewpoint? Continue reading
Really? I thought the mealy-mouthed empty nonsense a great improvement over previous efforts. Definite progress. Continue reading
The United Nations is putting the finishing touches on an Arms Trade Treaty that transcends borders and may even trample our Constitutional right to bear arms. Every indication is that the president will sign it.
And we all thought it was about “The Science”. This article from the International Marxist Tendency, gives the low-down on how Marxists see “Global Warming”. Strangely, the sentiments are not dissimilar to those coming from the UN, EPA head Lisa P Jackson and Socialist International.
The United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) is pleased to announce the running of the 2012 Online Course “Climate Change: Risks and Opportunities for the Finance Sector.” The 2012 course is an updated version of the highly successful course launched in June 2007 and re-run since then. Continue reading
Anyone feel like giving the UN its own revenue stream from the right to impose extra-sovereign taxation?
“The United Nation’s has proposed globally co-ordinated carbon and financial taxes to raise money to fill a $US167 billion shortfall in funding for developing nations as the world’s rich countries cut assistance.” Continue reading
“The [LOST] treaty proposes to create a new global governance institution that would regulate American citizens and businesses without being accountable politically to the American people. Some treaty proponents pay little attention to constitutional concerns about democratic legislative processes and principles pf self-government, but I believe the American people take seriously such threats to the foundations of our nation.”  – Donald Rumsfeld, “Why the U.N. Shouldn’t Own the Seas,” June 12, 2012. Continue reading
The works starts now, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon said at the conclusion of the summit on sustainable development in Rio last week. This was about the only UN statement that civil society groups seem to agree with. It is on the precise task at hand that they differ. Continue reading
Lorrie Goldstein: UN loses green mojo – Why global body’s fight against global warming has gone cold
The United Nations seems perplexed that its fight against global warming isn’t going well these days. Continue reading