Are the Brits going stark, raving mad? This would certainly seem to indicate so:
A dramatic report from the government’s Climate Change Committee laid out a swathe of measures to slash emissions over the next 15 years.
It urged moves including halting sales of gas boilers by 2033, banning new fossil-fuelled cars – including hybrids – by 2032, and encouraging people to cut the amount of meat and dairy they eat by a fifth in the next decade.
None of this is going to happen, of course. They might as well try to end murder by making it illegal… oh, wait.
Basically, all this amounts to a government increasing its hold over the population by ratcheting the screws ever tighter.
Of course, there is a way to fix this tyranny:
…but no doubt someone is going to have a problem with my suggestion.