Climate Change Blackmail (1976)

Climate change as a reason to ship money for the developing world is not a new idea1976:... The CIA report says the changes will mean India will suffer a major drought every four years, resulting in the possible starvation of 150 million people.China will suffer major famine in five-yearly cycles and Russia will lose one million tons in grain production....A former Pentagon research consultant, Mr Lowell Ponte, yesterday criticised the report for overlooking the possibility of nuclear blackmail by hungry nations.Hat tip: Quadrant Online (Sydney, Australia)* *Full disclosure: I am a contributor to the website.  (Read Full Post)