There’s a Better Way: I’m Running for Congress in South Carolina

A Daughter’s View Like every parent, I love my child beyond words.  I want my young daughter to have the best opportunities in a peaceful, industrious world.  I am running to represent the Second Congressional District of South Carolina because I am confident that our District can emerge from “Status Quo” Joe stagnation and work […]

Ted Cruz Says Climate Change Is A Cause Of ‘Environmentalist Billionaires’ At Koch Retreat

Considering that the 2016 Republican field is extremely crowded, candidates like Ted Cruz have to find a way to get noticed, especially by the billionaire donors. While they have to also throw red meat rhetoric to primary voters who tend to be evangelical Christians and Tea Party conservatives, wooing the big money donors is crucial […]

Endangered Florida Forest Being Demolished In Favor of New Walmart, Chik-fil-A

As if Walmart wasn’t hated enough, now an endangered forest in Florida is facing demolition so that not only a Walmart can be built, but also a Chik-fil-A, an LA Fitness center, a Chili’s and around 900 apartments. Because as we all know, greed is all that really matters to most of these companies. According […]

“Rolling Coal”: The Newest, Immature Conservative Protest Of Obama

So there’s this story going around about how some climate change denialists are purposely altering their trucks to spew large, black plumes of exhaust in protest of the EPA and of course, President Obama. The form of protest is known as “Rolling Coal” and it’s yet another silly, cut off your nose to spite your […]

Fact: The Keystone XL Pipeline Will Create a Shockingly Low Number of Jobs

Before I get started, I hate to break the bad news to environmentalists, but when it comes to the Keystone XL pipeline – unfortunately, it’s a losing battle.  The thing’s going to end up getting built and we’ll surely pay for it later. But pro-Keystone XL people shouldn’t get too cocky, because this little “pipeline […]

Sharkocalypse Now

Welcome to environmental Guernica.  Here be waters teeming with sharks and discursive thoughts.  And worse:  Homo sapiens and their deadly opposable thumbs.  Swim at your own risk. … Shark Week is over.  Wasn’t that nice?  Let us return to our regularly scheduled destruction of our Little Blue Planet. … In 2011, ‘sharkologist’ Christopher Neff suggested […]