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Heartland's Frank Lasée Debunks Chicago Climate Emergency
24:11
January 22, 2020
Heartland Institute President Frank Lasée was on WTTW's "Chicago Tonight" program on January 21, 2020 to debate Chicago Alderman Matt Martin on his resolution declaring a "climate emergency" in the city of Chicago. "Chicago Tonight" is the local PBS affiliate's flagship news program. Frank pointed out that forcing Chicago to undertake expensive measures to "fight climate change" are not just unnecessary, but an egregious waste of resources for a city running nearly a $1 billion budget deficit. He also debunked the claim that carbon dioxide is a "pollutant" and that changes in the level of Lake Michigan has anything to do with human activity. For more information explaining how humans are not causing a global climate crisis, visit the links below. https://www.heartland.org/Center-Climate-Environment/ http://climatechangereconsidered.org/ http://climateconferences.heartland.org/

24:11
January 22, 2020
Heartland Institute President Frank Lasée was on WTTW's "Chicago Tonight" program on January 21, 2020 to debate Chicago Alderman Matt Martin on his resolution declaring a "climate emergency" in the city of Chicago. "Chicago Tonight" is the local PBS affiliate's flagship news program. Frank pointed out that forcing Chicago to undertake expensive measures to "fight climate change" are not just unnecessary, but an egregious waste of resources for a city running nearly a $1 billion budget deficit. He also debunked the claim that carbon dioxide is a "pollutant" and that changes in the level of Lake Michigan has anything to do with human activity. For more information explaining how humans are not causing a global climate crisis, visit the links below. https://www.heartland.org/Center-Climate-Environment/ http://climatechangereconsidered.org/ http://climateconferences.heartland.org/
 
1:40:32
November 8, 2019
Heartland’s Jim Lakely takes over as host this week for Episode 216 of the In The Tank Podcast and interviews Ben Boychuk, managing editor of the conservative journal American Greatness and a fellow at the Center on American Greatness. They discuss the founding mission of the site, and how they came to embrace the policies of Donald Trump before just about any national organization or publication. Jim and Ben, a long-time friend, also talk about whether America is close to an inevitable decline, whether we really are in the middle of a Cold Civil War, and the best book Ben has read in the past year. American Greatness: https://amgreatness.com/ The second half of the podcast is Jim’s interview with Jason Isaac of the Texas Public Policy Foundation, recorded live at last week’s State Policy Network annual meeting in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Jason talks about his project, called “Life: Powered,” a comprehensive effort to educate the public about the importance of a reliable (read: powered by fossil fuels) energy grid in America. Visit the project’s site at: https://lifepowered.org/
 
6:09
July 26, 2019
Willie Soon, astrophysicist and geoscientist, exposes how the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change hides key data when claiming massive sea ice reductions. Video is take from Dr. Soon's ICCC12 presentation.
 
18:50
July 12, 2019
Anthony Watts, senior fellow for energy and environment at The Heartland Institute, explains the role of economics in protecting the environment. This is the first video of several that will explain chapters of "Climate Change Reconsidered II: Fossil Fuels," the latest volume from the Nongovernmental International Panel on Climate Change (NIPCC).
 
5:42
April 18, 2019
Heartland looks into Russian "dark money" being used to fund anti-energy efforts in America. This is the real Russian controversy.
 
54:04
March 29, 2019
Justin Haskins, executive editor at The Heartland Institute, rips apart Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the Green new Deal during Heartland's breakout session at CPAC 2019.
 
4:45
January 17, 2019
Justin Haskins, executive editor at The Heartland Institute, joins the Jacki Daily Show to discuss Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's Green new Deal. This audio is taken from the Jackie Daily Show.
 
8:17
January 15, 2019
Justin Haskins, executive editor at The Heartland Institute, joins Tipping Point With Liz Wheeler to talk about the Green New Deal, socialism, and it's growth in mainstream politics.
 
8:59
January 11, 2019
Justin Haskins, executive editor for The Heartland Institute, discusses the Green New Deal and Heartland’s new Stopping Socialism Project on Fox and Friends (January 11, 2019)
 
8:20
January 9, 2019
Heartland Institute's Justin Haskins discusses Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's so-called "Green New Deal" on Tucker Carlson Tonight on the Fox News Channel (Jan. 8, 2019)
 
6:02
December 18, 2018
Wolfgang Müller, General Secretary of the German organization EIKE, or The European Institute for Climate and Energy, talks about the environmental impacts of wind farms. He concludes they are detrimental to the environment.
 
3:08
December 3, 2018
Al Gore has made hundreds of millions with his doomsday claims on climate change. How do all of his predictions look in 2018? Not great.