• Technocracy

    Where Technocrats Play: U.S. Department Of Energy

    Ex-Governor of Texas Rick Perry was appointed Secretary of Energy by President Donald Trump on March 2, 2017. Even though President Trump has withdrawn from the Paris Climate Accord on global warming, apparently Secretary Perry has not gotten word, for the Department of Energy’s web page on Climate Change is still present on the Energy.gov website, which prominently states,  Addressing the effects of climate change is a top priority of the Energy Department. As global temperatures rise, wildfires, drought, and high electricity demand put stress on the nation’s energy infrastructure. And severe weather — the leading cause of power outages and fuel supply disruption in the United States — is projected to…

  • Environmentalism

    The Great Texas Wind Hoax: Property Owners vs. the State (Part 1)

    Written on April 8, 2011 by Sam Pakan The eastern Texas Panhandle, a land of rolling sand hills, tree-lined creek beds and tall grass vistas, may seem a desolate place to outsiders. Still, it has its beauty, especially to the cattle ranchers and wheat farmers who work and live on it. But not for long. Much of this land–the fragile habitat of the Lesser Prairie Chicken and the Whooping Crane–is scheduled to become industrialized if theTexas Public Utility Commission (Texas PUC), the Department of Energy (DOE) and Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) have their way. Incongruously, the demolition of this mostly native grassland is being proposed in the name of green…

  • News/Commentary

    Reality Zone Unfiltered News 2010 October 23-29

    US: State Attorney Generals are investigating ‘Foreclosuregate’ but no prosecutions for wrongdoing are being considered. The focus, instead, is on how to keep homeowners in their homes and how to keep the banks in business. [In the aftermath of the S&L fraud of the 1980s, there were over a thousand felony convictions. The recent mortgage fraud is 40 times greater but NO convictions, not even investigations. The above cartoon explains it all.] USAwatchdog Posted 2010 Oct 29 (Cached) US: Transportation Security Administration begins an ‘enhanced pat-down’ procedure at airports starting today. Security agents will slide the palms of their hands along travelers’ bodies (previously it was back-side of the hand).…

  • News/Commentary

    Reality Zone Unfiltered News 2010 October 16-22

    France: Strikes and riots, sponsored by unions in protest to raising the retirement age from 60 to 62, has resulted in fuel shortages and limited train service. This was to intimidate the government into compliance with workers’ demands. Riot police forced open a refinery to make fuel available again. More violence is expected as the nation continues to suffer from decades of collectivism. Yahoo 2010 Oct 22 (Cached) China: Government officials beat and kick an 8-months pregnant woman in the stomach then force her to abort because she violated the ‘one child’ policy. Daily Mail 2010 Oct 21 (Cached) US: In spite of the fact that most Americans are strongly…