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November 25, 2016

Environmental extremists dismiss property rights

Over on the Huffington Post, Noah Greenwald of the Center for Biological Diversity launches an over-the-top broadside against several people involved in the incoming President’s administration. The part that is most illuminating about how some extremists think is this missive directed at the Competitive Enterprise Institute’s Myron Ebel ...

October 17, 2011

Do environmentalists understand incentives?

Author: Brandon Middleton Power Line's Steven Hayward, commenting on an article in the United States section of this week's The Economist: The United States section this week offers an article on the controversy over whether the ivory-billed woodpecker still exists. Long thought extinct, some reported sightings a few years back have been al ...