Tag Archives: environmentalism

Trouble in the West

The “green-über-alles” crowd has Utah and our neighbors in its sights. For instance, take this editorial from a Montana newspaper (republished by Utah.Politico.Hub), “Big Trouble in Big Sky Country.” This “big trouble” – referring to tactics used by radical environmentalists … Continue reading

Posted in Environment, Land Use | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Banning plastic bags: the next worthless eco-fad

Recently, a conservative blog wrote about how the Los Angeles city council is expected to ban single-use plastic bags – such as those used by grocery stores – in the city. According to city officials, as reported in a Los … Continue reading

Posted in Environment | Tagged , | 6 Comments

Reasonable thinking on the environment

This is the first of four blog posts dedicated to environmental issues for this week, as Earth Day will be this Sunday, April 22. The following is based on a Sutherland paper titled Getting the Environment Right: Conservative Environmentalism. The … Continue reading

Posted in Environment | Tagged , , | 7 Comments