Duggan Flanakin

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Duggan  Flanakin
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Biden and Boris: The Bad News Bears
By Duggan Flanakin
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson says he is comfortable working with Joe Biden on climate change. Johnson recently praised Biden’s ...
October 01, 2021
Afghanistan Asunder - The Afghan Hounds Renew Their War on Women
By Duggan Flanakin
President Joe Biden is about to do what President Donald Trump had proposed to do a year earlier – end ...
July 19, 2021
New Opportunities for a Rural American Renaissance
By Duggan Flanakin
Many argue rural America has been in steady decline for decades. It was particularly hard hit by the “Great Recession ...
July 03, 2021
Bankers, Insurers and Activists Assault Our Freedoms
By Duggan Flanakin
Oil giant ExxonMobil’s 12-member board of directors reportedly has two new members who are climate activists backed by investor “Engine ...
June 10, 2021
A Viable Alternative to Chinese Minerals Hegemony
By Duggan Flanakin
Prompted by a worldwide chip shortage already impacting automobile production, President Biden in February signed an executive order directing a ...
May 26, 2021
When 'A Little Corruption' in Mexico Goes Too Far
By Duggan Flanakin
“Corruption is not a disagreeable characteristic of the Mexican political system,” Gabriel Zaid observed in La economia presidencial. “It is ...
May 06, 2021
China’s Strange Endorsement of ‘Net Zero’
By Duggan Flanakin
You have to hand it to Xi Jinping. The Chinese “president for life” schmoozed United Nations royalty last September with ...
April 22, 2021
Africans Deflect Biden’s Demand to End Fossil Fuel Use
By Duggan Flanakin
As the merger of climate change and COVID panic materializes before us, “global leaders” have found developing world voices to ...
April 16, 2021
India Ignores Media Preaching on ‘Net Zero Carbon’
By Duggan Flanakin
India is just one of an increasing number of “developing” nation which have recognized that the mad rush toward a ...
April 09, 2021
EPA’s Totalitarian Frontal Assault on America
By Duggan Flanakin
Biden-Harris Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Michael Regan is clearly on a mission. He has “bold aspirations, and a long to-do ...
April 01, 2021
The Myth And Phony Math of ‘Green’ Jobs
By Duggan Flanakin
“Fool me once,” Stephen King wrote, “shame on you. Fool me twice, shame on me. Fool me three times, shame ...
February 20, 2021
Rare Earths First? Or Last?
By Duggan Flanakin
As Joe Biden and Kamala Harris take the reins of government and launch their program to “transition” America away from ...
January 19, 2021
Americans Supposedly Just Voted for Only Electric Vehicles
By Duggan Flanakin
The election of Joe Biden, Kamala Harris and their ultra-progressive cabinet will hasten the death of the internal combustion engine ...
January 13, 2021
China Recolonizes Africa
By Duggan Flanakin
Joe Biden has pledged that one of his first acts as President will be rejoining the Paris climate treaty – ...
December 23, 2020
Nuking the Anti-Nuke Crowd
By Duggan Flanakin
How has the Trump Administration fared in meeting the multiple challenges that have slowed the growth of nuclear energy in ...
December 18, 2020
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