I wonder how much of our aid money to these and other such nations will disappear into the personal bank accounts of such leaders and their country-looting henchmen?
Today the gloves came off and the true purpose of the “global warming” scare became nakedly visible. Hugo Chavez, the Socialist president of Venezuela, blamed “global warming” on capitalism – and received a standing ovation from very nearly all of the delegates, lamentably including those from those of the capitalist nations of the West that are on the far Left – and that means too many of them.
Previously Robert Mugabe, dictator of Rhodesia, who had refused to leave office when he had been soundly defeated in a recent election, had also won plaudits at the conference for saying that the West ought to pay him plenty of money in reparation of our supposed “climate debt”.
18 December 2009
A Snipet of the Copenhagen AGW Meeting
For your pleasure, I bring you this brief observation from Watts Up With That? on the Copenhagen Conference posted on 17 December 2009: