Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

America's Densest Cities

There is a general perception that the densest US cities are in the Northeast, where downtowns tend to be bigger and inner city densities are higher.

Repeal The Oil Export Ban

Thanks mainly to the shale revolution, oil production in the U.S.

Protect the Poor – From Climate Change Policies

In a more rational, moral, compassionate, scientifically literate world, this Cornwall declaration would not be needed.

Goodbye Eric Holder

In a nation where there is a scarcity of good news, hearing Eric Holder give a farewell speech upon his announcement that he will be leaving as the Attorney General was surely welcome in some circl

Some Useful FACTS About Global Warming and Climate Change

Thanks to Sunday’s Climate March in New York and Tuesday’s Climate Summit at the United Nations, Americans and others will  have been deluged with the lies that have been told to sustain

New Climate Report Misses Point on US Cities

The doubtful claim that low density US cities impose a cost to the economy of $400 billion is countered by their being the most affluent in the world.

FTC Implicitly Urges FCC to Not Reclassify Broadband as a Utility

The FTC implicitly laid down an important jurisdictional, political, and public marker against FCC reclassification of broadband as a utility, in its recent FCC 

Top Ten Things Parents Hate About Common Core

This is the year new national Common Core tests kick in, replacing state tests in most locales, courtesy of an eager Obama administration and the future generation’s tax dollars.