"Renaissance Thinking About the Issues of Our Day"
The article mentions Corporate agriculture’s calls to increase our reliance on fossil fuels by cutting ethanol production as a result of the recent drought caused by burning fossil fuels.
What holy site was Romney at in Poland?
I would guess it was an abandoned concentration camp.
If this is true, isn't it a bit grotesque that he used a free nation, one saved by collective Union power from corruption, to pander to the Jews he was trying to impress?
BP should not think that doing something unimpeachable will exonerate them from murder, just ask the family of the 11 victims from the Deepwater Horizon disaster.
Issue the Corporate Death Penalty to BP.
From “The Great Transformation” by Karl Polanyi as it appears in “Death of the Liberal Class” by Pulitzer Prize winning author Chris Hedges, page 1:
Since the airwaves are part of "the commons" it seems to me that a designated number of hours could be assigned for political debates. Each candidate could be alotted an equal amount of time to present their serious proposals, within a limited span of time (say 6 months) before the election. NO political ads would be allowed. This would take the huge cost of advertizing out of the equation; remove the need for campaign budgets, and focus the campaign on logical, serious discussion. Elected officials could spend their time concentrating on the actual problems that nee
Something must be done about the clearing of the rain-forrest. Not enough plants to digest the co2 in the air.
If you lefties think that you have seen all the voter intimidation tactics that the Republicans may well use for the upcoming election in November, there is one that is running undercover right now...and I call it the "Gabby Block".
When Gabby Gifford almost got her head blown off just before the 2010 election, it came from a nutcase who was wound up by Beck, O'Rielly, Hannity, Drudge, Weiner, Bachman, Palin, Coulter and more of those types.
Please, please, please my lefty...knee-jerk...overreactionary..."Oh, they didn't go by the rules and they can't get away with that..."...still complacent because: "We have already won the election and its August-isn't that great"...and liberal thinking friends...
...don't count out Jeb in a power-brokered convention or "coup" in Florida this August!
It SO CLEAR that Romney is the candidate for the few...and not so much for the hard core TeaBaggers and many other conservative types...
Maybe George Romney could have saved a company. Maybe he could have made it, and the one he ran, stronger, bigger, a great competitor worldwide. But instead of bold, forward, thinking, George Romney let a company die… and the one he worked for flounder.
Democracy? Not in the good ole U.S. of NRA. How much will its people tolerate before they revolt? Apparently one hell of a lot. Is it stupidity? Is it ignorance? Is it fear? Is it apathy? Is it the absence of a charismatic, vigorous, leader? All of these?