Commentary

Do As I Say, Not As I Do

A couple years ago, the Smithsonian Institute launched an exhibit to raise awareness about global warming. This year, they are marketing an ‘around-the-world trip on a private jet When people who profess to be concerned about global warming start to change their behavior-by, you know, not offering private jet flights on around the world tours–then I might pay attention. Until then, shut up. Really.

Michael Flynn is Director of Government Affairs for the Reason Foundation, a nonpartisan think tank whose mission is to advance a free society by developing, applying, and promoting libertarian principles, including individual liberty, free markets, and the rule of law.