This is an excellent post in PowerLine, written by Paul Rahe*.
Will Obama, as promised in his inaugural, “restore science to its rightful place”?
We shall see next week if he is capable of restoring science to where it belongs… or is hostage to a view of Climate Change held by the UN, the EU, the American Left… but no thinking people.
*Paul A. Rahe holds the Charles O. Lee and Louise K. Lee Chair in the Western Heritage at Hillsdale College. He is the author, most recently, of the companion studies: Montesquieu and the Logic of Liberty: War, Religion, Commerce, Climate, Terrain, Technology, Uneasiness of Mind, the Spirit of Political Vigilance, and the Foundations of the Modern Republic and Soft Despotism, Democracy’s Drift: Montesquieu, Rousseau, Tocqueville, and the Modern Prospect.