Category Archives: Monckton

Obama on the ‘urgency’ of combating ‘global warming’

By | December 10, 2008

Obama’s World View on Energy and Climate In a video shown at a costly, two-day "global warming" jamboree at the Beverly Hills Hotel, hosted by Governor Schwarzenegger of California in November 2008, Barack Obama said: "Few challenges facing America and the world are more urgent than combating climate change. The science is beyond dispute and the facts are… Read More »

Withdraw your savings from Bank of America!

By | December 7, 2008

The scare: Bank of America has issued a “Policy On Climate Change” that says – The truth: Bank of America has no business taking sides on the political issue of climate change, and still less business taking the scientifically-baseless side. “Global climate change” has been occurring for billions of years. Life has thriven. The climate has been warming… Read More »

Withdraw your savings from Bank of America!

By | December 7, 2008

The scare: Bank of America has issued a “Policy On Climate Change” that says – The truth: Bank of America has no business taking sides on the political issue of climate change, and still less business taking the scientifically-baseless side. “Global climate change” has been occurring for billions of years. Life has thriven. The climate has been warming… Read More »

Coolest year for a decade means more ‘global warming’ to come

By | December 7, 2008

The scare: In early December 2008, The Guardian, the newspaper of Britain’s public-sector elite, finally admitted to its readers that “global warming” has been replaced by global cooling, saying that 2008 would be the “coolest year of the decade”, one-seventh of a degree Celsius below the average for the past ten years. However, the paper said, “Cooler temperature… Read More »

Coolest year for a decade means more ‘global warming’ to come

By | December 7, 2008

The scare: In early December 2008, The Guardian, the newspaper of Britain’s public-sector elite, finally admitted to its readers that “global warming” has been replaced by global cooling, saying that 2008 would be the “coolest year of the decade”, one-seventh of a degree Celsius below the average for the past ten years. However, the paper said, “Cooler temperature… Read More »

The Cost and Futility of Trading Hot Air

By | November 9, 2008

Foreword – A Political Context European and American statists, including activist NGOs like the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF), assert that the moderate climate warming that is occurring today is a man-made catastrophe, and have embraced the dystopian fantasy that coercive policies for the elimination of fossil fuel production and usage can prevent or turn back the current warming… Read More »

Letter to Senator McCain

By | November 2, 2008

Dear Senator McCain, Sir, YOU CHOSE a visit to a wind-farm in early summer 2008 to devote an entire campaign speech to the reassertion of your belief in the apocalyptic vision of catastrophic anthropogenic climate change – a lurid and fanciful account of imagined future events that was always baseless, was briefly exciting among the less thoughtful species… Read More »

“Global Warming” Has Stopped

By | October 31, 2008

In a blog post , Bill Chameides says “global warming” is still happening. It isn’t. As the global temperature graph below shows, all four of the world’s major global surface temperature datasets (NASA GISS; RSS; UAH; and Hadley/University of East Anglia) show a decline in temperatures that have now persisted for seven years.

Holy Writ or Wholly Rot? The new religion of “global warming”

By | September 26, 2008

Christopher Monckton of Brenchley replies to a True Believer in the Canadian Civil Service. Dear Sir Humphrey – The "Abundance of scientific statements" that you mention as justification of your belief in ‘global warming’ is no sound or logical basis for deciding or believing anything. The question is whether the scientific statements have any rational justification, and whether… Read More »

Hockey Stick? What Hockey Stick?

By | September 12, 2008

An extraordinary series of postings at www.climateaudit.org, the deservedly well trafficked website of the courageous and tenacious Canadian statistician Steve McIntyre, is a remarkable indictment of the corruption and cynicism that is rife among the alarmist climate scientists favored by the UN’s discredited climate panel, the IPCC. In laymen’s language, the present paper respectfully summarizes Steve McIntyre’s account… Read More »