Conservative Case for Environmentalism

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    more electric cars = less money for lowlife Arab dictators and Hugo Chavez

    I'm in favor
     
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    I'm all for environmentalism. Through personal beliefs and efforts. I just don't want a large government with armed men enforcing it.
     
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    I'm all for environmentalism, as long as those participating in the practice do so by managing their own piece of the environment.
     
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    Have all the electric cars you want.. or hydrogen fuel cell cars.. or manual powered cars... or hamster treadmill cars... or solar cars.. or whatever else.... I'm all for it... I am NOT for FORCING anyone to abandon they type of car they want or need though
     
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    REal conservatism has ALWAYS been about CONSERVING.

    That might explain why the first conservation minded POTUS was a REPUBLICAN.

    History...unless you know it, you don't understand the world you live in.
     
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    Environmentalism is true conservatism.
     
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    Depends upon the brand of "environmentalism" you're talking about.

    That which usurps property rights in order to protect some rare mosquito is as overbearing and tyrannical as it gets.
     
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    :eusa_think: wonder where all that electricity comes from.
     
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    Conservation efforts will only serve to dismantle the domestic petroleum industry, not supplant imports.
     
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    Considering crazy people now control the 'green' lobby, its very hard to get true evironmentalism.
     

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