Latest posts by Billy Aouste (see all)
- Heartland Weekly – Crop Yields Contradict Climate Doom - January 21, 2020
- Heartland Weekly – Climate Alarmists Winning the War of Words - January 13, 2020
- While Climate Heats Up, Environmental Advocates Line Up for Flame-broiled Burgers - January 9, 2020
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Trump’s Perfect Earth Day Statement
President Donald Trump was right to ignore climate change in his April 22, 2019 Earth Day message, focusing instead on issues that actually matter and we can plausibly hope to control.
Exposing Utilities’ Green Energy Con Game
H. Sterling Burnett
The Epoch Times
Utilities in several states are attempting to run a con game on their respective states’ utility commissions and ratepayers by replacing reliable plants with expensive green energy.
Evil Twins: Thanos and the Green New Deal
Lennie Jarratt & Chris Talgo
Like the Avengers villain Thanos, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and her minions crave unfettered power so they can implement their ludicrous sustainability plan to save the planet.
Fired for Truth Telling on Alarmism
Host: Anthony Watts
Guest: Peter Ridd
Peter Ridd, an Australian marine geophysicist, was terminated after rejecting research linking Great Barrier Reef changes to human action. Peter now shares his side of the story.
How I Escaped the Columbine Shooting
Host: Lennie Jarratt
Guest: Rep. Patrick Neville
Republican Colorado State Rep. Patrick Neville joins the show to discuss how, when he was a teenager 20 years ago, he survived the shooting at Columbine High School on April 20, 1999.
On the Edge: America Faces the Entitlements Cliff
Host: Joe Barnett
Guest: Merrill Matthews
Merrill Matthews joins the podcast to discuss his new book, On the Edge, on the crisis facing the United States due to the growing cost and unfunded promises of entitlement programs.
Should We Shutter the Department of Education?
Since its inception 40 years ago, the U.S. DOE has engaged in scores of dubious actions that have made millions of Americans yearn for its expulsion.
Improving Student Safety 20 Years After Columbine
It’s been 20 years since the shooting at Columbine, and it’s long past time to ensure the safety of all students by creating and enhancing education choice programs.
Popcorn Lung, Formaldehyde, and Seizures?
In the most recent round of vaping-related fear-mongering, the Center for Tobacco Products is warning of a specious link between e-cigarettes and seizures.
Parents Should Be Able to Put Kids in Safe Schools
Florida, a leader in school choice, is addressing the bullying epidemic in the Sunshine State’s public schools by allowing parents to transfer their children to safer schools.
Why ‘Medicare for All’ Is a Pipe Dream
Dr. Alieta Eck
The Heartland Institute
Waste, fraud, and abuse are rampant in the current Medicare system and would be multiplied ten-fold if everyone were to be included, as presidential candidate Bernie Sanders wants.
Renewable Push Undermines Grid Serving 65 Million
Environment & Climate
News Environmental zealots have called for replacing coal and nuclear power plants with green energy sources, a shortsighted plan that could endanger the future of American energy.