Climate of Fear By William Bowles

3 June 2006 — williambowles.info

Climate of Fear By William Bowles

Blair … backed down from plans to take a tough line on global warming and the Kyoto Treaty, which Washington still has not signed … In the end, Blair merely claimed: “We must act on climate change”, but did not go into detail.

Blair even made a joke about US interference, “I hope that isn’t the White House telling me they don’t agree with that. They act very quickly, these guys.” – London (AFP) May 28, 2006

So finally, the reality of global climate change hits the media? The BBC for example, is blasting the public with blood-curdling doccies with titles like ‘Climate Chaos’, the series, and they’ve roped in the venerable David Attenborough to host, along with the predictable line-up of ‘experts’ suitably equipped with charts and computer predictions of impending doom, in a propaganda barrage that seeks to shift the blame for global warming onto us, the public.

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Empire Redux – Climate Catastrophe and Capitalism By William Bowles

13 February 2006 — williambowles.info

Empire Redux – Climate Catastrophe and Capitalism By William Bowles

Awhile back I made reference to the idea that the two leading imperialist powers, the US and the UK had come to the conclusion that climate catastrophe was unavoidable and that steps needed to be taken for capitalism to survive the catastrophe essentially intact.

To some, maybe even to many, this may sound a far-fetched notion but I contend that the actions of the US and its faithful ally, the UK, support this idea, that their actions in Iraq and planned actions against Iran and elsewhere are part of the plan.

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