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OSU screens “Not Evil Just Wrong” documentary
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The 2020 presidential race has started, with different Democratic candidates declaring their intention to run every week. With each announcement comes more and more presidential candidates discussing climate change in their speeches. Student attendees watch the documentary as it discusses the fallacies of "cap and trade" systems to limit and offset carbon emissions. To help educate students on environmental issues in preparation for the campaign season, students at the Ohio...
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Cajun CFACT at University of Louisiana Holds Leadership Workshop!
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Attendees pose for picture after conference. Cajun CFACT at the University of Louisiana Lafayette teamed up with Young Americans for Liberty and Students for Liberty to host a student leadership workshop. The idea for the one day power conference was to equip students to get involved in their university and implement liberty minded principles in their student government and other organizations. Besides hearing from a wide range of student leaders...
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CPAC 2019: What does American Energy Dominance mean to you?
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Students flock to CFACT's table discussing energy and free market environmentalism! CFACT's student leaders were out in force for CPAC 2019, the largest gathering of young conservatives of the year near Washington D.C. CFACT brought its message of free market, all-of-the-above energy development by inviting students to answer the question of "What does American Energy Dominance mean to you?" on a giant banner in the exhibit hall. "The banner question...
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CFACT delivers testimony in favor of ANWR development
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Officials deliver opening remarks as the hearing begins. By Adam Houser On Wednesday, February 13, 2019, I delivered public testimony on behalf of CFACT in support of proposed rules that would open up ANWR (the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge) to oil and gas development. The public hearing was held by the Bureau of Land Management and the Department of the Interior. Specifically, the hearing was accepting comments on a draft...
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Pro-hunting recruitment at George Mason!
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Students attending the CFACT club meeting after recruiting on campus pose with the CFACT banner. Earlier this school year, students at George Mason University in Fairfax, VA recruited on campus with a pro-hunting, pro-conservation message. To attract onlooking students, CFACT at the University brought an inflatable deer for supportive college students to sign in support of hunting. "A lot of students enthusiastically came over to sign the deer and get...
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Ohio State hosts in depth discussion on nuclear energy
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CFACT club members pose after their meeting discussing nuclear energy! Collegians at the Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio held meetings of the official CFACT club on campus to discuss the energy issues facing the nation and the world. At the top of the list of discussion was nuclear power. "Nuclear should be the uniting force of those on the right and the left," said CFACT President Kenny Horsley. "It...
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CFACT discusses liberty & property rights in FreedomWorks interview
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By Adam Houser On Tuesday, January 29, 2019, I was invited to speak with Peter Vicenzi of FreedomWorks on their Facebook live stream, with approximately 12,000 viewers as of writing this. We talked about a number of subjects, including CFACT's recent efforts and our message that humanity is a net positive for the planet, not a problem to manage. CFACT's Adam Houser (left) talks with FreedomWorks's Peter Vicenzi (right) You...
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CFACT at LibertyCon: freedom is key to protect humanity, planet
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CFACT President Craig Rucker talks human potential and free market environmentalism to attendees. The potential of humanity through economic freedom and technology is limitless. That is the message CFACT brought to LibertyCon in Washington, D.C., one of the nation's largest gatherings of liberty loving young people, run by Students For Liberty. Through an impactful presentation from CFACT president Craig Rucker, eye-catching activism, and meaningful one-on-one conversations, CFACT's leaders helped drive...
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CFACT Makes Waves At Turning Point USA Conference in West Palm Beach, Florida!
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CFACT Student Austin Lanclos from Louisiana poses in front of CFACT's booth. While the rest of the country was bundled up making snowmen CFACT Collegians put on sunscreen and flip flops and delivered our message of American energy dominance and free market environmentalism to sunny West Palm Beach, Florida at the Turning Point USA SAS Conference. CFACT Associate Director Graham Beduze poses in front of event sign. Packed to the...
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After CFACT “Eco Summit,” students fired up to bring facts to campus
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CFACT President Craig Rucker discusses how CFACT views humanity as a source of limitless potential to solving environmental problems. CFACT's top student activists from around the nation eagerly flocked to Port Charlotte, Florida for the annual "Eco Summit" student retreat over their winter break. While the Collegians gathered to escape the cold winter for a few days in the "Sunshine State," they returned fired up and ready to shed light...
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Becker College in Massachusetts screens “Not Evil Just Wrong”
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Event attendees discuss the issues addressed in the film. With the midterm elections just recently behind us, environmental issues are once again front and center. For example, the newly elected Democratic leadership in the House wants to resurrect a special committee on climate change to hammer the Trump administration's reforms. In light of this, Collegians at Becker College in Worcester, Massachusetts scheduled a screening and discussion of the documentary Not...
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Grove City College Fracking tour drills through misconceptions in PA
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Operators explain the basics of fracking to onlooking students using a large model. To cut through the misinformation disseminated by the radical left on the process of hydraulic fracturing, or "fracking", CFACT coordinated a tour for twenty four Grove City College students in Pennsylvania to see a conventional fracking operation first hand.  This type of fracking is a process by which a mixture of water and sand is used to...
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Vanderbilt students overwhelmingly support conservation through hunting!
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CFACT activists pose with the inflatable deer prior to asking students to sign it in support of hunting! Vanderbilt students are no strangers to deer sightings with the university being nestled in Tennessee, but that didn't stop some confused looks when a giant inflatable deer was spotted last week on campus as part of CFACT's hunting through conservation outreach. One by one heads turned and students began making their way...
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Video: WVU students find out USA leads world in CO2 reduction!
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Leftists around the world have condemned the United States for leaving the Paris Climate Accord in 2017. But what has actually happened with carbon dioxide emissions around the world? A chart showing the reductions, and increases, in CO2 around the world. The USA leads the world in CO2 reductions. CFACT at West Virginia University in Morgantown, WV showed students data from a report developed by economics and finance professor Mark J....
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At Delta State University, Paul Driessen condemns “eco-racism”
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Paul Driessen introduces his subject of discussion via Skype to the students at Delta State. CFACT Senior Policy Adviser Paul Driessen spoke about the issue of "eco-racism" to students at Delta State University in Cleveland, Mississippi. Driessen, who has authored several books and countless articles on how so-called "green" policies hurt the world's least fortunate, gave many of the students their first exposure to the issue. "This racism is subtle,...
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