The Ice Age used as propaganda

DEEP within human nature there are certain types of people who yearn for catastrophe, they yearn to have significance in their lives believing that theirs is the time when the chickens are coming home to roost and everything is going to go tits up. The biggest selling environmental books in history, predict the mass destruction of the planet. Rachel Carson’s 1962 international bestseller “Silent Spring” predicted mass cancer from plant pesticides and DDT. Paul Ehrlich’s “The Population Bomb” 1968, argued on malthusian lines that population explosion would mean mass starvation around the world. People buy this stuff. They lap it up and books like this sell in droves, in a way that more reasonable books that say “hang on, lets look at the facts”, don’t.

Green Jihad

Once upon a time (30 or more years ago) this was the propaganda. Then the cause of disasters resulting from human CO2 became Global Warming and then suddenly it is called Climate Change. So who are you going to believe? Leonard Nimoy or Al Gore? How about neither?

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