Hurricane Donald Hits the Republican Party

September 14, 2017

If Trump succeeds in ramping up military spending and gutting everything else, we’ll be left with a bunch of nukes and an underfunded state. The storm inside the Republican Party has reached category four. At the end of August, as Hurricane Harvey tore through Texas, and Hurricane Irma was...

Hurricane Harvey Must Prompt Clarity, Anger and Action

August 31, 2017

Only about half of Americans believe human activity causes climate change, and their lack of knowledge contributes to a situation where the historically largest carbon emitter fails to show climate leadership.  Hurricane Harvey slammed into the Gulf Coast, delivering 40 to 60 inches of rain in...

The World This Week: Hurricane Harvey and Melting Arctic

August 27, 2017

Circuses trump melting ice or ferocious hurricanes in a world where materialism has gone mad. On August 27, the New York Post carried a photo of Floyd Mayweather knocking out Conor McGregor. This was followed by a story on the outrage generated by a firefighter’s comments, “What Are You...