"Renaissance Thinking About the Issues of Our Day"
In a broken convention the GOP gets to pick whoever they want. The broken convention will result in Jeb Bush being nominated. The GOP has a history of not recognizing the will of the people or the people who actually work for a living. With all the new electronic voting machin
Hello THP community --
I listen to every minute of Thom's podcasts, am a long-time listener, and agree with most things Thom says. As a young(er) person still forming my ultimate positions, Thom has been a great teacher. However, a libertarian right-wing friend who I civilly debate turned me on to a free podcast by a right wing ex-radio person who now exclusively podcasts, named Dan Carlin (Google him, or "Hardcore History," for his podcast).
Last week on Tom's show I heard callers comparing the trajic shooting in Florida with a burning of a brave young man supposedly by two African Americans. I did some research and found the original news cast. I'm including the link to the real story.
http://www.pri.org/stories/science/energy/report-u-s-energy-imports-down-exports-up-energy-independence-in-site-9090.html Read Thomas Gold's, "The Deep Hot Biosphere". Hydrocarbons on Earth, like elsewhere in the Universe, are not the result of million year old Shrimp Gumbo.
But this doesn’t there won’t be dead trees available to fuel electrical generators because there will be. Many species of trees will die in the heat waves Obama’s inaction on Climate Change has brought us. These dead trees will invariably be finessed into the definition of “waste wood” by politically powerful utilities like Domtar\WE Energies in Rothschild, Wisconsin and elsewh
Don’t politicize people’s deaths – don’t even get close to it. Their lives amounted to more than offering someone else, even the president, a tasteless opportunity to try to manipulate public sentiment.
A Capital Idea Part 113: A Model for Progress
I think I may be nearing the end of my capital ideas blog post series. I say I think I may be nearing its end, because new topics keep popping up. I want to endeavor in this post and the next few most likely, to discuss how to build a lasting social model for continuous progress in the economic and political realms.