On Earth Day, Let’s Commit to Speeding Up Growth to Clean Up Earth

On Earth Day, Let’s Commit to Speeding Up Growth to Clean Up Earth

by Drew Bond at The Daily Signal

April brings Earth Day and, for many of us, spring cleaning. The ideal is to combine both of those concepts. We want to celebrate the Earth by leaving it cleaner for future generations.

The question is how to get there. Some point to big government solutions, such as the Green New Deal with its regulations and taxes, or the Paris Agreement, which merely gives China a political and public relations pass to continue saying one thing while doing another.

Allow us to suggest a more effective solution: promote economic freedom, and the growth and cleanliness that goes with it.

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