On my regular morning walk, along the half mile stretch to my favorite redwood groves, I usually encounter one or sometimes as many as three drivers, their cars parked at the curb, their motors running, practicing finger exercises on their electronic toys. Courteously, I knock at their rolled up windows…

This morning Michael Moore reminds us that everyone of the EU countries enjoys: :

•Universal free health care.
•Free or nearly-free college.
•Paid Family Leave for at least four months.
•Complete care of all elderly.
•Robust funding of schools.
•All sorts of help for the jobless and…

What are the challenges faced by a writer when she sees her country committing suicide and a great part of the rest of the world following like lemmings leaping off a cliff. For one thing, it requires staying a few footfalls away from the bog of despair. In this weeks…

sanctions, n. — sanctions can be either comprehensive or selective, using the blocking of assets and trade restrictions to accomplish foreign policy and national security goals.

This week we look at three dates:

Labor Day — Sept 7 when 35 million Americans are slated to lose their unemployment benefits.

Oct…

sanctions, n. — sanctions can be either comprehensive or selective, using the blocking of assets and trade restrictions to accomplish foreign policy and national security goals.

This week we look at three dates:

Labor Day — Sept 7 when 35 million Americans are slated to lose their unemployment benefits.

Oct…

Imagine an EXTRA edition of the New York Times, where the font size takes up the ENTIRE TOP FOLD of the FRONT PAGE screaming:

WAR = HUMAN EXTINCTION

The above equation is the MAIN ISSUE, the ONLY ISSUE.

Fossil fuel consumption added up:

Afghanistan: fossil fuel providing air transport of…

Cecile Pineda

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