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Green New Deal: Warmed Over Environmentally Destructive Authoritarianism

February 6, 2020

The Green New Deal would require an authoritarian take over of the economy and result in untold environmental devastation, Paul Driessen explains.

In two new papers for The Heartland Institute, Paul Driessen, explains the Green New Deal would require an authoritarian take over of the economy and result in untold environmental devastation as vast numbers wildlife and huge swaths of wildlands are destroyed to mine minerals for and erect industrial wind and solar facilities. The Green New Deal is neither green nor new, but rather is warmed over communism.
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H. Sterling Burnett, Ph.D. is a Heartland senior fellow on environmental policy and the managing editor of Environment & Climate News.
hsburnett@heartland.org
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Paul Driessen is a senior policy advisor with the Committee For A Constructive Tomorrow (CFACT) and the Center for the Defense of Free Enterprise.
pdriessen@cox.net