The examples are legion. If the ruling elites didn’t have double standards, they wouldn’t have any standards at all. Legislators and regulators would never tolerate such behavior in the private sector. Citizens should no longer tolerate it in our government.
Paul Driessen is senior policy adviser for the Committee For A Constructive Tomorrow (CFACT.org) and author of “Eco-Imperialism: Green power Black death” (Merril Press, 2010).