Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

5 Reasons Leonardo DiCaprio Needn't Worry about Climate Change

Leonardo DiCaprio last weekend participated in the “People’s Climate March” in New York City and followed it up with an address to the United Nations.

Thinking the Unthinkable: Imposing the 'Utility Model' on Internet Providers

Back in 1997, then-FCC Chairman Reed Hundt titled a speech, 

People's Climate March Wants to Change the System, Not the Weather

“Extremist voices and groups have hijacked Islam and misappropriated the right to speak on its behalf,” Iyad Ameen Madani, secretary general of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, 

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

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.