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Environmentalism and Human Sacrifice

The Original King Wrote: Feb 28, 2013 4:52 PM is, of course, the forum that discusses Prager's own articles, so one would think that Prager would pop in here occasionally to see what was being said. And if that is, in fact, the case, he is nothing but a common liar when he insists, on a fairly regular basis that anger, emotion and name calling (among other traits) are exclusive to "the left".

Last week, Bjorn Lomborg, the widely published Danish professor and director of one of the world's leading environmental think tanks, the Copenhagen Consensus Center, published an article about the Philippines' decision, after 12 years, to allow genetically modified (GM) rice -- "golden rice" -- to be grown and consumed in that country.

The reason for the delay was environmentalist opposition to GM rice; and the reason for the change in Philippine policy was that 4.4 million Filipino children suffer from vitamin A deficiency. That deficiency, Lomborg writes, "according to the World Health Organization, causes 250,000 to 500,000 children to go blind...