Source: Patriot Update
Today my young Independent/Democrat-leaning friend Tabitha and I were discussing the Green movement in America. We were on the subject of the manufacturer-killing EPA, massive regulations and the loss of the Keystone Pipeline when she made a very astute observation.
“The US has the cleanest, most heavily regulated drilling and mining facilities on earth, right?” Tabitha asked.
“Yes, absolutely,” I answered.
“So if the Obama administration and all these environmentalists really care about the environment and want a cleaner planet,” she said, “and if they really believe emissions and exhausts from our factories are what’s causing global warming–why would they encourage even one of our oil or mining companies to move overseas?”
I sat in silence a moment, absorbing the complex simplicity of what she was asking. (more…)