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In Alaska, Obama warns against climate change but OKs drilling

In Alaska, Obama warns against climate change but OKs drilling

President Obama is doing God’s work in Alaska by highlighting the ominous shifts in the Arctic environment being caused by climate change, but his administration has made a deal with the devil by approving Royal Dutch Shell’s plans to drill for oil in the Arctic Ocean. In Anchorage on Monday, before heading off for a photo opportunistic hike to Exit Glacier in the Kenai Mountains, Obama spoke at an international conference on climate change and said the kind of thing an American president should be saying. “Climate change is no longer some far-off problem; it is happening here, it is happening now,” Obama said. “We’re not acting fast enough. I...

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