Marc Morano is the executive editor of Climate Depot and former climate researcher and communications director for the Senate Environment & Public Works Committee. He is involved in the AllPainNoGain petition effort.

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July 7, 2008, 8:22 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - President Bush, already under fire from some conservatives for offering a blank check for the rebuilding of the hurricane-ravaged Gulf Coast, faces more heat for linking the poverty in New Orleans to the history of racism in the U.S.
July 7, 2008, 8:22 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Following President Bush's re-election, which left-wing filmmaker Michael Moore fought as aggressively as anyone in Hollywood, Moore's website now uses the faces of America's war dead in Iraq to create a mosaic in the shape of the president's face.
July 7, 2008, 8:22 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Like many other anti-war demonstrators, Cindy Sheehan has been waiting for the 2,000th American to be killed in Iraq. When that happened on Tuesday, Sheehan, the mother of one of those slain soldiers, resumed her protest in front of the White House -- a tactic that one of her critics called "desperate."
July 7, 2008, 8:22 PM EDT
Washington (CNSNews.com) - Recent U.S. Senate hearings into alleged global warming, chaired by Arizona Republican John McCain, were among the "most biased" that a noted climatologist has ever seen - "much less balanced than anything I saw in the Clinton administration," he said.
July 7, 2008, 8:22 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - The Fox News Channel's admittedly one-sided special on "global warming" is receiving praise from two prominent liberal environmentalists.The hour-long special report, titled "The Heat Is On: The Case of Global Warming," is set to air Sunday night at 8 p.m. and 11 p.m. EST, and it will feature a disclaimer warning viewers that only one side of the scientific debate is represented on the show.
July 7, 2008, 8:22 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - A Science Magazine essay claiming there is a "scientific consensus" about human-caused "global warming" was ridiculed Monday by a British scientist, who compared such a "consensus" to the near-unanimous elections that existed in the old Soviet Union.On Monday, Benny Peiser, a United Kingdom social anthropologist, called the Dec. 3 essay, "The Scientific Consensus on Climate Change," a "disturbing" study.
July 7, 2008, 8:22 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - An alternative fuel source once considered more Earth-friendly than petroleum is now being derided by some environmentalists and farming experts for allegedly hastening the destruction of the world's rainforests. Bio-fuels, fuel made from corn, sugar cane or vegetable oil, can be used to power up everything from sport utility vehicles (SUVs) to diesel engines. Yet in spite of its reputation as a viable alternative to petroleum, this alternative fuel has prompted some environmental groups to point to the potential for environmental damage.
July 7, 2008, 8:22 PM EDT
Buenos Aires, Argentina (CNSNews.com) - The United Nations climate change conference here is being panned as a "conference about nothing" by a free market advocate."The Kyoto Protocol is a treaty about nothing. It's the Seinfeld (TV sitcom) conference," declared Chris Horner, a senior fellow at the free market environmental group Competitive Enterprise Institute. Horner was referring to the former NBC sitcom that billed itself as a show about nothing.
July 7, 2008, 8:22 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - The U.S. delegation attending the 11th annual United Nations Climate Change Conference this week in Montreal is being labeled the "only real problem" at the conference by liberal environmental groups.
July 7, 2008, 8:21 PM EDT
White House (CNSNews.com) - Having already been attacked by terrorists and possessing three percent of the nation's population, the city of New York is getting special consideration from President George Bush and Homeland Security Director Tom Ridge as America braces for war with Saddam Hussein's regime.Bush and Ridge met at the White House Wednesday with New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who later reminded reporters of his city's status as a terror target and of the need to beef up security.
July 7, 2008, 8:21 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - A report from the board of the Federal Home Mortgage Company, otherwise known as Freddie Mac, accuses the company of using a brokerage firm with close ties to Jesse Jackson as part of an effort to avoid taxes and skirt corporate accounting rules.Blaylock & Partners, headed by Ron Blaylock, one of Jackson's Wall Street Project associates, was paid $250,000 by Freddie Mac to broker a series of 13 questionable trades worth approximately $3 billion, referred into the report as the "Blaylock Trades."
July 7, 2008, 8:21 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Former Vice President Al Gore warned of a "climate emergency" on Tuesday as he joined forces with political activists from MoveOn.org to promote a Hollywood disaster film that shows global warming creating an ice age and causing massive destruction.
July 7, 2008, 8:21 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - A top organizer of an anti-war group Friday denounced the conflict with Iraq and compared President Bush to Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler. With anti-war demonstrations planned for the weekend all over the country, the comments of Chuck Kaufman confirmed that elements of the Left are determined to continue opposing the mission to topple Saddam Hussein's regime in Iraq.
July 7, 2008, 8:21 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - NASCAR has reportedly cut off all funding for Jesse Jackson's Rainbow/PUSH Coalition, USA Today reported. According to the newspaper, "A person familiar with NASCAR's internal decisions confirmed that the racing organization has not paid Jackson's group any money in 2003 and doesn't plan to."The newspaper reported that NASCAR (National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing) has given a total of $250,000 to the Rainbow/PUSH sports division, generating criticism from conservative groups and racing fans, which see the money as appeasement.
July 7, 2008, 8:21 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - A new study on food safety reveals that organic produce may contain a significantly higher risk of fecal contamination than conventionally grown produce.
July 7, 2008, 8:21 PM EDT
Washington (CNSNews.com) -Twenty years after the National Commission on Excellence in Education issued its scathing review of the American educational system entitled A Nation at Risk, experts in the field disagree over whether much or any progress has been made at all.Lynne Cheney, wife of Vice President Dick Cheney and a senior fellow at the American Enterprise Institute (AEI), said this week American students are still getting short-changed.
July 7, 2008, 8:21 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - The latest complaint regarding the habit of television news networks describing liberal political lobbyists as typical retirees complaining about the cost of prescription drugs comes from one of the lobbyists herself.
July 7, 2008, 8:21 PM EDT
(Editor's Note: corrects year in which Smithsonian was established)Capitol Hill (CNSNews.com) - Georgia Democratic Congressman and civil rights pioneer John Lewis wants the Smithsonian's African American history museum to change an exhibit that asserts the historical practice of slavery in Africa did not become "dehumanizing" and "result in death" until white Europeans began taking slaves to the Americas.
July 7, 2008, 8:21 PM EDT
(Editor's Note: Contains an Internet hyperlink in the third paragraph some readers may find offensive.)(CNSNews.com) - Television commentators of all stripes have raised the ire of liberals and conservatives for years, but one is now the subject of a prayer vigil for his death.Hustler magazine publisher Larry Flynt has called for a "National Prayer Day" on August 5 to "pray for the death of [FOX News Channel host] Bill O'Reilly."
July 7, 2008, 8:21 PM EDT
Washington (CNSNews.com) - Hollywood celebrities attending the 89th annual White House Correspondents Association Dinner in Washington on Saturday night made it a point to condemn celebrity anti-war activists. Actor Kelsey Grammer, who plays the lead role in NBC's "Frasier" sitcom, said he refused to watch this year's Academy Awards because of the anti-war "crap" that fellow celebrities spewed.