Posted on Jun 04, 2014

We’re Too Lazy to Stop Climate Change, So This is What’s Going to Happen

Posted in Politics

Rather than foregoing our big cars, wasteful home energy habits, our gluttonous consumption of beef and other corporate agricultural products or our resistance to new public transportation infrastructure spending, Americans will likely embrace other more convenient, hassle-free solutions. Because solving the problem is just too hard....

Posted on Jul 03, 2013

Climate-Denying Libertarianism

Posted in Politics

An inconvenient truth for “libertarians” is that their ideology of a minimalist U.S. government grew out of the South’s institution of human bondage, i.e. the contractual right of a white person to own a black person, and from the desire of slaveholders to keep the federal government small so it could never abolish slavery....