The Cost of Political Correctness
The cost of meeting Canada's Kyoto commitments would be an economic downturn to rival the worst recessions of the past 60 years, spiralling energy costs and the worst unemployment in several generations, John Baird, Minister of the Environment, said yesterday.
Appearing before a Senate committee studying Bill C-288, the Liberal bill that would force the government to comply with Kyoto, Mr. Baird painted an apocalyptic portrait of a country economically hobbled by the wrenching changes Kyoto would require. [Read]
The cost of political correctness is always high> Much of the cost is ignorance.