The Really Inconvenient Truths: Seven Environmental Catastrophes Liberals Don't Want You to Know About-Because They Helped Cause Them

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Iain Murray

Narrated By: Robertson Dean

Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks

Date: June 2008

Duration: 9 hours 56 minutes


Did you know that pollutants and estrogen from contraceptives are causing male fish in America to develop female sex organs? Or that ethanol, the liberals' favorite fuel, is destroying the world's rainforests? We hear about AIDS in Africa, but the number-one killer of children in Africa is malaria, and guess who banned the pesticide that used to have malaria under control? Iain Murray's exposé reveals how environmental blowhards actually do more to waste energy, endanger species, and kill people than those they finger, while capitalism, hunting, and old-fashioned property rights have made the planet better. Rather than just myth busting and blame shifting, Murray offers applicable and effective solutions for each catastrophe-something the Left has yet to do.

"Iain Murray, again and again, demonstrates that the motivating passion for environmentalism is too often a desire for political control first and environmental improvement second. He has the keenest of eyes for spotting where science ends and utopianism takes its place-and rationally explaining why this is folly."-National Review Online