At the time, the first Earth Day may have seemed to many a major anti-litter or pro-conservation effort. But there was much more to it than that.
The emergence of the Trans-Pacific Partnership as a major issue in the presidential race is contributiong to the public's understanding about this issue. But let’s not overlook the fact that the fight against ObamaTrade may also be contributing to the positions taken by the presidential aspirants.
This article, originally published in the March 26, 1990 issue The New American, quotes many statements by organizers and advocates of the first Earth Day on April 22, 1970, as well as others who followed, to show, through their own words, that the goal is to use real or perceived environmental concerns as a rationale for imposing authoritarian controls. We are republishing the article because the real agenda behind Earth Day and the modern-day environmental lobby in general have not changed.
Every four years, many good Americans put significant time and money into trying to elect a president who will rescue America from the downward spiral our country is now in and return America to greatness. But how much good does this work on presidential politics actually accomplish? In particular, how much does it accomplish compared to putting similar time and money into other efforts to preserve our freedom outside the presidential arena?
The police perform a vital function, protecting us from the lawless element, and they should be as close as possible to the communities they are entrusted to protect and serve.
The New American has made some amazingly accurate predictions during its first three decades of publication, as evidenced by the examples compiled in this article.
The cause of world government is coming out of the closet and into the open, but behind the mask of a benign new world order lies the true face of tyranny.
Beginning with Franklin Roosevelt's delivery of Manchuria to the Soviet Union at the end of World War II, the United States aided and abetted the growth of Chinese Communism.
A scheme exists to "turn the founders upside down" via a modern-day constitutional convention.
Despite our decades-long backward slide toward despotism, the Constitution remains intact and provides a beacon of hope for restoring the Republic.