Presidential Underpinnings

Does the Obama Left really believe that we should be shutting down our economy to protect the planet from Climate Change, or are there other reasons they favor the Warming movement?

I hope you all realize that you could eliminate every power plant in America today and you can stop every car in America today.  Take out the entire power generation sector. Take out all of the transportation sector.  And you still would not be anywhere near below 80% below 1990 levels.  You would be closer to around 60% it would be around 68% percent and that is with bringing the economy to a complete halt.  Basically.
That's Joel Rogers, a professor at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, where he is director of the Center on Wisconsin Strategy (COWS), a research center and project laboratory for progressive state and local policy. He is also one of the founding members of the Apollo Alliance, credited with writing the $787 billion dollar stimulus package passed by congress last year.
Communist fervor for "La Revolucion" at Atlanta's May Day immigrant protest  will shock and disturb you far more than any left-wing labels of Arizona's new immigration reform enforcement law as the "Gestapo Law".
If shutting down the U.S. economy doesn't bring us near the targets of the climate change movement, what are they after?