CEI Today: Racketeering, green energy, weakening data encryption, and more

Friday, October 16, 2015
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Are the RICO 20 Guilty of Racketeering?

What boggles the mind is not that 20 climate scientists would attempt to stifle debate, drive the market out of the marketplace of ideas, and punish those who do not worship at the altar of “consensus.” What’s noteworthy about the RICO 20 is the scientists’ lack of self-awareness—their inability to judge themselves by criteria they invoke to condemn others. They have no clue how easily they can be hoist on their own petard. > Read more

> Interview Marlo Lewis


"Losing Our Minds" over Green Energy

Eco-theocracy has swept America and Europe, resulting in governments devoting vast sums to build their Green Temples where “renewable energy” and “recycled materials” can be worshipped. > Read more 

> Interview Fred L. Smith, Jr.


Passcode for Liberty: Why the Government Shouldn’t Restrict Encryption

Increasingly, we store sensitive data on our devices and in the cloud -- but is it safe?
Please join CEI at our upcoming Hill briefing, Passcode for Liberty: Why the Government Shouldn’t Restrict Encryption, to learn about why the administration's effort to weaken robust encryption has deeply troubling implications for safeguarding our data from not only criminals, but also unwarranted governmental surveillance. > Read more 

> Interview Ryan Radia




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