Marx Would Have Loved Kyoto
So in the absence of sound science and the presence of demonstrable economic harm, what is driving the global warmers with such passion?
Simply a passion for global redistribution of power and wealth.
The operative word here, after all, is "global." Like those in the U.S. who don't think states can handle their own affairs and do want all power concentrated in Washington, global warmers feel that only international action can overcome national resistance and, yes, national sovereignty.
Remember the Law of the Sea Treaty (LOST)? The Convention on the Law of the Sea would have done to our maritime activities — military and economic — what the International Criminal Court would have done to our criminal justice system — place it under the thumb of a supranational body like the corrupt and discredited United Nations.