Step aside Polar Bear, It’s Turtle Time!
Everyday now, everywhere in the media someone else is lamenting the presence of plastics and proposing ways to end straws and other plastic items. Terence Corcoran in Financial Post explains how we got here: How green activists manipulated us into a pointless war on plastic Excerpts in italics with my bolds.
The disruptive Internet mass-persuasion machine controlled by the major corporate tech giants, capable of twisting and manipulating the world’s population into believing concocted stories and fake news, is at it again, this time spooking billions of people into panic over plastic. Except…hold on: Those aren’t big greedy corporations and meddling foreign governments flooding the blue planet with alarming statistics of microplastics in our water and gross videos of turtles with straws stuck up their noses and dead birds with bellies stuffed with plastic waste.
As Earth Day/Week 2018 came to a…
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