From my Washington Examiner op-ed “Environmentalism Rests On False Premise.”
Volcanoes have been pouring vast quantities of CO2 and other fluorocarbons into the atmosphere for billions of years. The Industrial Revolution, meanwhile, has resulted in significant atmospheric CO2 for less than a century.
And yet environmentalists would have us believe that the Earth cannot handle the recent, paltry carbon production of homo sapiens. Or that humanity, having adapted countless times as our planet warmed and cooled over the millennia, would somehow be unable to cope with a slightly warmer average temperature.
Madness, that way lies. The madness of wrecking our economy in pursuit of some fictitious, perfect global temperature.
Read the whole thing here.