The Disaffected Lib: Lovelock’s Curious Turn

At 93, James Lovelock chose a curious moment to call himself an “alarmist” over global warming.   Yes, he was a good bit over the top when he predicted mankind would be reduced to a “few breeding pairs” eking out a subsistence living in the Arctic by 2100.  But a lot of his other statements simply ...

The Disaffected Lib: Lovelock the Alarmist

Earth science guru and creator of the Gia hypothesis, James Lovelock, says his take on global warming was alarmist.   And, on reading an op-ed piece Lovelock wrote for The Independent in 2006, he probably was.   In it he envisioned global warming killing off almost all of mankind by the end of the century: “We are ...