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Pop psychology, I fear, would make "intuitive", to me, that a "leaner" (therefore overused) military may prove much "meaner" as the habits of unrelenting battle settle into subconscious animosity (perhaps there are no "mistakes"). It has been suggested that the "cold war" in the middle east should be influenced more forcefully, with respect to our refusal to let either Israel or Iran destabilize the region by threats of devastation and 'madness'.

Better Gender Equality = Better Society

A Capital Idea Part 109: Better Gender Equality = Better Society

Name and shame...

Who should bear the shame?

Hearing "Drill Baby Drill" means the 99% is getting played.

“Drill Baby Drill” means the Oil and Gas industry has the Government steal the oil deposits out from underneath what used to be People’s land so they can show it indefinitely as “Reserves” in the Assets section of their corporate Balance Sheet. Drill-Baby-Drill = use fear to extract from the Commons.


Have the Republicans Surrendered?

Have the Republicans Surrendered? When I heard Newt Gingrich running for president my immed



Stories that work #3 the hammer

Stories that work #3

The Hammer

WARNING: Cloud Tops Dropping Closer to Earth.

What is disturbing about this article is the off handed mention of changes in “circulation patterns that give rise to cloud formation at high altitude."

Anti-Climate Education Program to be taught in Public Schools.

A.L.E.C. is invading the classroom.

The moring after


Like themselves, my parents raised me to be a devout Catholic. During my upbringing, the only kind of birth control the Catholic Church permitted my parents was for them to use the "Rhythm Method". For those not familiar with this birth control method, it is a form of natural family planning, where a woman learned to recognize the days she was fertile, and she did not having sex before and during those days. Did I forget to mention that I have 10 brothers and sisters?

Another Brick in the Wall-The Story of Bennie, the Stone Dancer

A Brick In The Wall

At age 15 Bennie felt as if he had awakened for the first time. As a young boy, Bennie simply believed what he was told. A child of Libya, Bennie did not question what the Kadafi regime taught, until he began to grow into a man.

Total abstinence solves the problem of fertility??

Women can control our fertility issues by abstaining. Interested to see a social exercise if women did choose total abstinence and only participate when we want to have children. What could that do to our society? Personally think it could be a disaster but it is a solution, probably not a very good one.

Why did Bernie Sanders co-sponsor the Postal Accountability and Enhancement Act causing the postal system to be destroyed?

A look at the list of the Senate co-sponsors proves interesting.

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Nuclear Plant Has Been Leaking For Four Years

According to the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Entergy Corp has allowed highly radioactive waste to leak into a contained area at the FitzPatrick nuclear power plant for the last four years.

The FitzPatrick plant is near Oswego, New York, but the NRC has said that the leak "poses no immediate risks to any residents or the environment."