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Margaret Thatcher: Global warming provides excuse for 'worldwide, supra-national socialism'

renewableguy Wrote: Apr 18, 2013 11:33 PM
Politics does not effect reality. While you clean up your vomit, the earth continues to warm from co2 emissisons. Just because a progressive says something, how does that automatically make it not true. Science defines reality better than any other disciplin on earth. To deny well proven science just puts in a corner not making sense.

In honor of Margaret Thatcher’s memory, favorite quotes from the Iron Lady have popped up everywhere. This one came across my Facebook newsfeed: “Global warming ‘provides a marvelous excuse for worldwide, supra-national socialism.’”

The hundreds of comments the quote received covered a variety of sentiments from hostility to adoration. A couple accused Thatcher of launching the entire global warming hoax to end a coal-miners’ strike.

Another cited an earlier Thatcher quote: “The danger of global warming is as yet unseen, but real enough for us to make changes and sacrifices, so that we do not...