The Growing Revolt of Real Workers

The Growing Revolt of Real Workers

THE REVOLT OF THE “YELLOW VESTS” by Viv Forbes, ©2018, The Saltbush Club (Dec. 4, 2018) — For decades now, working people, tax payers and retirees have been battered by the Green elites who shelter in well-paid tax havens like the UN and Greenpeace. These Green elites have been supported by fellow travellers like the […]

What is Australia Doing in Poland?

What is Australia Doing in Poland?

“COME CLEAN” by Viv Forbes, ©2018, The Saltbush Club (Dec. 2, 2018) — The climateers are celebrating their 24th annual shindig in Poland – COP24. Here are three questions for PM Morrison and his ministers: Who represents Australia? What authority have they got? Will there be a report to the Australian people? Australia should sign […]

The Climate Bunny of the Pacific Rim

The Climate Bunny of the Pacific Rim

“ALL FOR NO CLIMATE BENEFITS” by Viv Forbes, ©2018, The Saltbush Club (Nov. 22, 2018) — The new Saltbush Club has started a petition that urges Australia to exit immediately from the Paris Climate Agreement. Australia’s destructive war on hydro-carbon fuels waged by both sides of politics is doing great harm to Australian industries and […]

Papadopoulos Tells The Australian He Plans to Run for Congress

Papadopoulos Tells The Australian He Plans to Run for Congress

“PROBABLY AS AN INDEPENDENT” by Sharon Rondeau (Nov. 19, 2018) — On Monday afternoon, former Trump campaign aide George Papadopoulos tweeted his appreciation to The Australian for an interview it conducted with him about his experiences during the 2016 campaign cycle, his impending prison sentence and plans for the future. In the weeks leading up […]

Hundreds of Consumers, Business People and Scientists say: “Get out of the Paris Agreement.”

Hundreds of Consumers, Business People and Scientists say: “Get out of the Paris Agreement.”

“THE SALTBUSH CLUB” Skilled and Thinking Australians concerned at the huge costs and unproven benefits of the climate, energy and infrastructure policies on both sides of Federal Parliament. by Viv Forbes, ©2018 (Nov. 16, 2018) — A new lobby group comprising scientists, farmers, consumers, small business and big business is urging both sides of Australian […]

Quit the Paris Agreement

Quit the Paris Agreement

“SMASH THE PARIS SHACKLES” by Viv Forbes, ©2018 (Nov. 16, 2018) — A new lobby has called for Australia to withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement. Calling itself “The Saltbush Club” the group includes top scientists and engineers covering every aspect of the global warming/energy debate, as well as representatives from small business, big business, […]

New: Papadopoulos Reports Death Threats

New:  Papadopoulos Reports Death Threats

AMID STUNNING CLAIMS OF “SABOTAGE” BY U.S. ALLIES by Sharon Rondeau (Nov. 6, 2018) — Very early Tuesday morning, former Trump foreign-policy advisor George Papadopoulos tweeted that he has begun to receive death threats which he attributes to his contention that classified documentation held by the Justice Department pertaining to surveillance of American citizens associated […]

Politicians Again Show “Real Genius”

Politicians Again Show “Real Genius”

“GLOBAL WARMING HYSTERIA” by Viv Forbes, ©2018, carbon-sense.com (Sep. 9, 2018) — Back in the chaotic dying days of the Whitlam-Cairns-Connor government, Canberra was buzzing with Rex Connor’s grand plans for a national energy grid and gas pipelines linking the NW Shelf to the capital cities, all to be funded by massive foreign loans arranged […]

The Green Elephant in the Snowy Mountains

The Green Elephant in the Snowy Mountains

“A GIANT ELECTRIC STORAGE BATTERY” by Viv Forbes, ©2018, carbon-sense.com (Aug. 30, 2018) — [To view this whole article plus images click:  http://carbon-sense.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/snowy-elephant.pdf] Canberra breeds many white elephants, but now they are breeding a gigantic new breed of pachyderm in Australia’s Snowy Mountains – a Green Elephant. Grandly named “Snowy 2.0 Hydro-Electric”, it has the […]

Sad News Twice Over for Melbourne!

Sad News Twice Over for Melbourne!

JANE FONDA TO HOST EVENT IN SHADOW OF SENATOR MCCAIN’S DEATH August 26, 2018 Dear Editor: It was very, very sad news for all Australians to learn of the death of a truly great American ally: the heroic Vietnam War US Navy pilot Senator John McCain, who was shot down over Vietnam while fighting for […]

Drought-Proofing a Dry Continent

Drought-Proofing a Dry Continent

“BUILD MORE DAMS” by Viv Forbes (with help from his friends), ©2018, carbon-sense.com (Aug. 16, 2018) —To view this whole article plus images click: http://carbon-sense.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/build-more-dams.pdf Earth is a blue watery planet. 70% of its surface is covered by oceans of salt water, some of which are extremely deep. These oceans contain about 97% of Earth’s […]

Dollar Bills Smother the Reef

Dollar Bills Smother the Reef

“GREEN VOTES” by Viv Forbes, ©2018, carbon-sense.com (Aug. 9, 2018) — To view this whole article plus images click: http://carbon-sense.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/reef-money-magnet.pdf Australia’s Great Barrier Reef has become a money magnet for those with green political agendas. The climax of this green racket was the sudden dumping of $444 million by the Australian Government into a small […]

All on the Road to China

All on the Road to China

WHAT ARE THE RESULTS OF PRODUCTION? by Viv Forbes, ©2018, carbon-sense.com (Jul. 30, 2018) — The Green-ants said “You can’t burn coal” – so we sent our coal to China. Then our factories and our smelters closed and followed the coal to China. The Green-ants said “You can’t eat beef” – so we sent our […]

Quit Paris Treaty

Quit Paris Treaty

“INSANE” by Viv Forbes, ©2018, carbon-sense.com (Jul. 4, 2018) — Tony Abbott is right – Australia should quit the Paris Climate Treaty. China, India, Russia, Brazil, South Africa and Indonesia will ignore Paris. USA has already quit and Japan even withdrew from the Kyoto Treaty. Germany will fail to meet its obligations and Poland will […]

Planned Power Chaos

Planned Power Chaos

“NO MORE FIVE-YEAR POWER PLANS” by Viv Forbes, carbon-sense.com, ©2018 (Feb. 21, 2018) — Seven Australian governments have made a mis-planned mess of Australia’s electricity industry. The federal government now plans to add more toxins to the mess – “five-year targets to cut emissions.” There was one big lesson from the 20th Century – coercive […]

Junk all Junkets

Junk all Junkets

“SCARE-STORIES” by Viv Forbes, carbon-sense.com, ©2018 (Feb. 13, 2018) — The climate catastrophists in the UN and Australia’s Climate Council claim that man-made global warming will hurt tourism. However, tourists in planes, ships, buses, trains and cars all contribute mightily to man-made CO2. If the catastrophists believed their own scare-stories they would advocate bans on […]

The Best Locations for a Winter Getaway

The Best Locations for a Winter Getaway

“EXACTLY WHAT THE DOCTOR ORDERED” by Contributor (Jan. 15, 2018) — January is the perfect month to pack our bags and jet off somewhere exotic. After Christmas, we might be feeling a little blue and grumpy as we patiently wait for spring to arrive. Sadly, spring seems like a lifetime away, and with people surrounding […]

The Never-ending Battles of the Coral Sea

The Never-ending Battles of the Coral Sea

“MOVE WHEN YOU HAVE TO” by Viv Forbes, carbon-sense.com, ©2017 (Dec. 24, 2017) — For at least 50 years Australian taxpayers and other innocents have supported a parasitic industry in academia, bureaucracy, law, media and the tax-exempt Green Alarm “Charities,” all studying, regulating, inspecting and writing about yet another “imminent threat to Queensland’s Great Barrier Reef.” […]

Back to Bolted-Down Industries

Back to Bolted-Down Industries

“NEWTON’S LAW OF BUREAUCRACY” by Viv Forbes, ©2017, carbon-sense.com (Nov. 17, 2017) — Once upon a time Australia was attractive to processing, refining and manufacturing industries using our abundant mineral and food resources, our reliable low-cost coal-fired electricity and a workforce trained in technical skills. No longer. Australia used to have 11 oil refineries, spread […]

Insanity and Hypocrisy Down Under

Insanity and Hypocrisy Down Under

AL GORE’S BOMBAST AND HYPOCRISY, AN ENERGY DEBACLE “NO ONE SAW COMING,” LESSONS FOR USA by Paul Driessen (Jul. 15, 2017) — The Wall Street Journal called it the energy shortage “no one saw coming.” Actually, a lot of people did see it coming. But intent on pursuing their “dangerous manmade climate change” and “renewable […]