Of Course, We Should Blame the Greens for the Energy Crunch

Source: Commentary
by Noah Rothman

New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman is concerned. Energy prices are spiking all over the globe, setting into motion a confluence of events that could destabilize Western democracies and augment the power enjoyed by anti-Western petrostates like Iran and Russia. Worst of all, he writes, ‘I fear we’ll see a populist backlash to the whole climate/green movement.’ The Times headline advises its readers to commit to an ideological goal ahead of this crisis: ‘Don’t Blame the Greens.’ But Friedman doesn’t seem to have taken this advice.” (10/06/21)