Thursday, May 29, 2008
Environmentalism Compared to Communism
"...Czech President Vaclav Klaus said Tuesday he is ready to debate Al Gore about global warming...Klaus was speaking a the National Press Building in Washington to present his new book, Blue Planet in Green Shackles - What Is Endangered: Climate or Freedom?
Klaus, an economist, said he opposed the "climate alarmism" perpetuated by environmentalism trying to impose their ideals, comparing it to the decades of communist rule he experienced growing up in Soviet-dominated Czechoslovakia.
"Like their (communist) predecessors, they will be certain that they have the right to sacrifice man and his freedom to make their idea reality," he said.
"In the past, it was in the name of the Marxists or of the proletariat - this time, in the name of the planet," he added..." (Read the entire article)
With the vocalization of skepticism growing and the ranks of those skeptics expanding daily, I just wonder how much longer the uber-greeniacs can continue to ignore the mounting evidence that man has nothing to do with climate change...? Neither now with Global Warming or in the 70's with Global Cooling.