Gordon Brown is undone by a moment of elitist disdain for the concerns of ordinary UK voters.
Iran is now a “nuclear state,” President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad announced this morning. As Gordon Brown warned that the world's patience is wearing thin, Ahmadinejad told scores of cheering Iranians that the Islamic Republic is capable of producing weapons-grade uranium. He spoke as tens of thousands of people took to the streets in Tehran to mark […]
A leaked memo intended to be distributed at the close of the London Conference on Afghanistan this week tells a most disturbing story: British troops can expect to continue combat operations against the Taliban for another five years. Governments allied with the Brits, including the United States, are expected to pony up hundreds of millions [...]
There is scope for debate – and innumerable newspaper quizzes – about who was the most influential public figure of the year, or which the most significant event. But there can be little doubt which word won the prize for most important adjective. 2009 was the year in which “global” swept the rest of the […]
New revelations have come to light casting yet more doubt on the UN backed science data being used to buttress man-made global warming claims. The Russian media is reporting that the Hadley/CRU, whose e-mails were hacked last month, deliberately distorted the climate of 1/8 of the planet.
[T]he Moscow-based Institute of Economic Analysis (IEA) issued a [...]
Neither rain nor sleet nor early record snowfall will keep world leaders from the 192-nation UN sponsored Copenhagen Climate Summit next week. And the first order of business: Establishing an emergency fund of, oh, $10 billion bucks or so to ‘jump-start’ the process of saving the world from the dreaded non-crisis of global warming.