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Happy Human Achievement Day! Celebrating the Spirit of Invention
1:41:50
October 21, 2020
Heartland Institute Fellow Edward Hudgins, founder of the Human Achievement Alliance, celebrates Human Achievement Day on October 21, the day Thomas Edison perfected the incandescent light bulb. In this episode of the Heartland Daily Podcast, Ed and Heartland Institute Vice President Jim Lakely discuss the importance of celebrating human ingenuity, some of the giants of human achievement, the conditions that allow both to thrive, and the importance of teaching that to America's youth. Visit: https://humanachievementalliance.org/

6:16
October 27, 2020
Andy Singer breaks down why switching to all renewable energy would be environmentally destructive. Conventional energy sources provide large amounts of energy with minimal land use. Renewable sources like wind and solar take more space to generate the same amount of energy, requiring the destruction of nature.
 
8:10
October 26, 2020
Google recently featured an article claiming that climate change is decimating Maine shellfish production. Andy Singer breaks down the data behind this claim to blow a hole in the whole alarmist narrative. Read more here: http://climaterealism.com/2020/10/google-promotes-maine-shellfish-scare-as-production-sets-record/
 
2:13:57
October 26, 2020
Climate change was a major focus for the 2nd and final Trump v. Biden presidential debate. Andy Singer, host of the Climate Realism video series, and Max Rice, Energy Professionals of Illinois board member, host of Energy tonight, and president of Rice Utility, discuss each candidates performance during the debate. Will Joe Biden end fracking? Did Trump articulate the climate realist position? These questions and more are discussed.
 
24:44
October 23, 2020
Climate change was a main topic in presidential debate #2. Check out our analysis of what each candidate said. Did Trump win the debate? Did Biden hold his own? Andy Singer discusses these questions in the newest episode of Climate Realism.
 
6:05
October 22, 2020
Reuters recently reported that climate change is wiping out Indian soybean crops, leading to civil unrest and protests. The Heartland Institute's Andy Singer breaks down this report and brings big picture data to the debate. Read more: http://climaterealism.com/2020/10/sorry-reuters-erratic-indian-weather-brings-record-crop-yields/
 
1:32:36
October 22, 2020
The Heartland Institute's Donald Kendal, Justin Haskins, and Jim Lakely are joined by Charlie Katebi from Americans for Prosperity for episode 266 of the In The Tank Podcast. We are now 7 months into the lockdowns over the coronavirus with virtually no end in sight. However, more articles and experts are coming out raising doubt about the effectiveness of these restrictions. The crew discusses The Great Barrington Declaration as well as the Health Care Reimagined plan which calls for the permanent suspension of unnecessary and harmful health care regulations.
 
32:12
October 22, 2020
Christina Herrin, government relations manager of health policy, interviews Daniel Savickas, regulatory policy manager at FreedomWorks. The discussion focuses on the Most Favored Nations (MFN) Drug Price Controls Scorecard that FreedomWorks recently launched. (linked below) Looking toward free market solutions and ways the current system can be reformed to lower prescription drug prices. Press Release: https://www.freedomworks.org/content/freedomworks-foundation-launches-mfn-drug-price-controls-scorecard
 
1:41:50
October 21, 2020
Heartland Institute Fellow Edward Hudgins, founder of the Human Achievement Alliance, celebrates Human Achievement Day on October 21, the day Thomas Edison perfected the incandescent light bulb. In this episode of the Heartland Daily Podcast, Ed and Heartland Institute Vice President Jim Lakely discuss the importance of celebrating human ingenuity, some of the giants of human achievement, the conditions that allow both to thrive, and the importance of teaching that to America's youth. Visit: https://humanachievementalliance.org/
 
1:55:22
October 20, 2020
What is the Great Reset? To date, it is a little-known, but very consequential idea being touted by global elites as well as the World Economic Forum. Watch as Chief Executive Officer of the Charlemagne Institute, Devin Foley, and The Heartland Institute’s Chris Talgo discuss the ins and outs of the Great Reset, among other topics.
 
1:02:24
October 16, 2020
The Heartland Institute's Donald Kendal, Justin Haskins, and Jim Lakely are joined by Isaac Orr for episode 265 of the In The Tank Podcast. The podcast covers the New York Post story about how Hunter Biden leveraged his father's position at Vice President to enrich himself and his family. They also cover the BIGGER NEWS that social media giants Facebook and Twitter were preventing people from using their platforms to promote the story to their followers. This censorship is a serious abuse of the power Congress granted social media companies so they could even exist, and a grave threat to free speech and our ability to communicate in the lead-up to an election.
 
8:19
October 12, 2020
Recently, Joe Biden released a new climate change ad featuring tart cherry farmers in Michigan. The Heartland Institute's Andy Singer reveals the deception behind Biden's message. Read the original article here: http://climaterealism.com/2020/10/biden-ad-claims-michigan-crop-crisis-as-michigan-crops-set-new-records/
 
6:16
October 9, 2020
Joe Biden and Kamala Harris never give a straight answer when asked if they'll ban fracking. They may not ban it outright, but Biden and Harris have an indirect plan to end fracking altogether. The Heartland Institute's Andy Singer breaks down Joe Biden's plan and how it will be accomplished. Read the referenced report: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11053-016-9323-2