Tag: water

CLIMATE CHANGE, HURRICANE, AND WAR

Some people see the origin of Creation less as a man with a beard and wearing a night gown, standing in the clouds, and more like cause and effect orchestrated by each individual.  A C-Span caller the other day said the hurricane was a judgment on Florida for shipping migrants to Martha’s Vineyard. read more

CLIMATE CHANGE EFFECTS

Breathtakingly simplistic and snide.   And these are our leaders. read more

OCCUPY YOUR LIFE


Democracy means each individual respect their own life, and says so. read more

WEIRD NATION

A realistic look at ourselves needs a strong dose of comedy.  Views that are totally bogus are given too much credence without humor. read more

IT’S LIKE THEY’RE ABOVE THE LAW

Legalized corruption in elections byway of Citizens United seems to have produced the culture in which politicians don’t think they are above the law, they are above the law. 
Big-money campaign donors have highly questionable influence over local politicians.  One doesn’t suggest money was an influence in the following scenario.  But what happened to the governmental suggestion that politicians should avoid the appearance of corruption? read more

IF YOU DON’T USE IT YOU LOSE IT

Consider the progress in terms of good health, peace, and equality over just 100 years.  It is almost impossible to imagine that I was born only 30 years after the ratification of Suffrage for Women.  That NOW is only about 50 years old is even as fascinating.  That the right for a woman to control her own body in 2022 is on the line is disturbing; but compared to the journey, just a bump in the road.  It is a reminder that freedom and autonomy is each a journey, not a destination.  The ERA could be an important goal for young women going forward.  The success of the past, emerging from the deepest rights violations, reminds that the successes can be even sweeter.  Loss of gains made were quite predictable to those not heady with hubris of the freedom and autonomy handed to them on silver platters. read more

CORPORATE CHARTER REVOCATION


Indoctrination that a so-called free market is the best system by which to provide opportunity for the most people can be questioned.  This has been the co-option by capitalistic hierarchical Establishment that has taken this concept and twisted it into a Pyramid  Scheme economy.  Now would be a great time to reconsider control by those who may have tendencies toward self-promotion rather than to maintaining a livable planet including human rights and rights of nature. read more