Carbon tax must be revoked now
Published 17/04/2010 | 05:00
The eruption of the Icelandic volcano beneath the Eyjafjallajokull glacier has pumped billions of tons of ash and poisonous gases into the atmosphere, shutting down airline schedules and causing disruption to communications.
This event puts into perspective the ridiculous shenanigans of the unrepresentative Green Party, whose members are forcing their Age of Aquarius tree-hugging fantasies upon all the people of Ireland.
The carbon tax has added five cent to a litre of petrol and diesel at a time when the country is free falling into depression. Next month this insidious tax will be applied to all fuels.