"Sustainable Development" and "Smart Growth"—What Could Be Wrong With That?
In The News
Thursday, June 14, 2001—The U.N. is funneling millions of dollars worth of tradable carbon credits to corrupt nations worldwide, including Iran, North Korea, Sudan, and Uzbekistan in an attempt to encourage clean energy projects ... (more)
Tuesday, June 12, 2001—The New Jersey Assembly wants to pay you enough to buy something that is only profitable if the government also subsidizes the sellers while jacking up the price. Someone "wins" but the taxpayer and ratepayer lose.
Monday, June 11, 2001—The wise use property rights safeguards the environment without further government involvement. It's no wonder that governments hate it.
Tuesday, February 8, 2012—the Anti-Agenda21 movement has gotten the attention of the New York Times. In a slanted, faux-clewless article, the Progressive House Organ quotes offiials who wonder what all the fuss is about. That we can have clean air and water without giving up our fundamental rights is apparently too hard a concept for them—or their readers.
Wednesday, January 19, 2012—Four members of the Bayshore Tea Party Group attended the State Planning Commission Meeting in the Statehouse Annex in the Trenton. (more ...)
Sunday, January 15, 2012—The State of New Jersey has released its Draft Final Development and Redevelopment Plan. Six Public Hearings are scheduled. Be there! (more ...)
James Delingpole on Uncommon Knowledge with Peter Robinson of the Hoover Institute - Interview; includes a discussion of Delingpole's book about the Green Movement: Watermelons. Green on the outside, communist red on the inside.
This PJTV Video inteview by Glen Reynolds does not mention Agenda 21, but it does cover the conflict between the urban planners and what people actually want. The comments, however, do mention Agenda 21, and more comments on the topic might help to wake people up. Warning: There is a paywall which will allow a limited number of free viewings. Some of their videos have allowed unmetered viewings for a few days after the video goes up, but not all do or have.
References and Friends
Did You Know Online - http://didyouknowonline.com/agenda21.php
Space and Science: http://www.spaceandscience.net/id1.html - John Casey
America Don't Forget: http://www.americadontforget.com/ - Karen Bracken
Democrats Against UN Agenda 21 - Rosa Koire
Post-Sustainability Institute - Rosa Koire
Agenda 21 page of Ocean County Citizens 4 Freedom - Connie Sherwood
The John Birch Society is deeply committed to the Constitution and property rights and opposed to all forms of collectivism - www.jbs.org
Fliers (pdf) about the New Jersey State Planning Commission (Re)Development Plan public hearings in February and March of 2012
South Jersey —February 13 and 16, 2012
North Jersey —February 23 and 27, 2012
Central Jersey —February 28 and March 1, 2012
AGENDA 21 - ICLEI
WHAT YOU DO NOT KNOW ABOUT THESE ISSUES
WILL COST YOU YOUR RIGHT TO
PRIVATE PROPERTY AND FREEDOM
- "A wrenching transformation of society" - Al Gore
- "A New World Order" - George H.W. Bush
"Participating in a UN advocated planning process would very
likely bring out many who would actively work to defeat any
elected official undertaking Local Agenda 21.
So, we will call our process something else, such as
‘comprehensive planning’ ‘growth management,’ or ‘smart growth.’"
- J. Gary Lawrence, The Millenium Papers