Philip Stott

Philip Stott Credentials *Philip Stott’s archived faculty profile at the University of London’s School of Oriental and African Studies does not specify at which London school he received his bachelors degree, or what his major was. In Stott’s acknowledgements for his 1981 book, Historical Plant […]

Deepak Lal (1940–2020)

Deepak Lal Credentials Background Deepak Lal was an economist, a professor of international development, and a senior fellow at the Cato Institute. Lal passed away on April 30, 2020 at age 80. Deepak Lal was associated with the Institute of […]

Alan Moran

Alan Moran Credentials Background Alan Moran is an economist and former employee of the Australian think tank Institute of Public Affairs (IPA), which has campaigned heavily against carbon price legislation. Moran’s personal website is called “Regulation Economics.” Australian opinion writer Tristan Edis described Moran as […]

Ernest Moniz

Ernest Moniz Credentials Background Ernest (“Ernie”) J. Moniz is a nuclear physicist who served as the second United States Secretary of Energy under the Obama administration, from 2013 to January 2017. After leaving government in 2017, Moniz founded the non-profit Energy […]

Jason Funes

Jason Funes Credentials Background Jason Funes was an assistant in the Office of External Affairs of the U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) during the Trump administration. His appointment was announced on May 26, 1917 among 18 other new hires at the department, including Daniel Jorjani and Timothy Williams.1“Interior Announces 19 New Hires,” U.S. Department […]

Mike Johnson

Mike Johnson Credentials Background James Michael (Mike) Johnson is a Republican politician and member of the U.S. House of Representatives, representing Louisiana’s 4th Congressional District. The House Republican majority elected Johnson to the post of speaker of the House on October 25, 2023, three weeks after the ouster of Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA).1“Rep. Mike Johnson […]

Vivek Ramaswamy

Vivek Ramaswamy

Vivek Ramaswamy Profile image by Gage Skidmore, CC BY-SA 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons. Credentials Background Vivek Ramaswamy is a venture capitalist who made his fortune in the biotech industry. He is known for writing a book titled Woke, Inc.: Inside Corporate America’s Social Justice Scam, which criticizes the environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) […]

David Frost

Credentials Background David Frost has been a Conservative member of the House of Lords since 2020. He served as Boris Johnson’s Chief Brexit Negotiator in 2021 and Minister of State at the Cabinet Office from March to December 2021, following a career as a civil servant and diplomat.1“The RT Hn Lord Frost CMG,” Archived […]

John F. Clauser

John F. Clauser Credentials Background John Francis Clauser is an experimental physicist and member of the board of directors of the CO2 Coalition, a group that claims that both CO2 emissions and associated global warming would be “of […]

Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber

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Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber Credentials Background Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, Ph.D., is a minister of state in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Federal Cabinet and managing director and group CEO of the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC). According to his profile […]