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The answer’s been there all along.

It can get discouraging watching the news – violence, poverty, corruption etc. The problems seem so complex and unsolvable but the answer has always been there, so simple! 524 more words


Tuesday Thoughts

October 31st 2017

It’s already 4 minutes past one in the afternoon and the only achievement I’ve done was to take a shower and finish handwashing the clothes I left in the sink for two days. 177 more words


Politicized Sustainability Threatens Planet and People

By Paul Driessen – Re-Blogged From http://www.WattsUpWithThat.com

It seems nearly everyone wants to advance sustainability principles. The problem is, no one really knows what they are. 1,479 more words

Foreign Policy

Learning Points from Daniel Schnitzer's TED Talk on "Inventing is the Easy Part. Marketing Takes Work"

There are loads of useful technologies out there, but why don’t they get popular and into mainstream use? Daniel Schnitzer examines the issues with getting the people of Haiti to embrace solar technology to resolve their energy problems. 114 more words

TED Talk

Well, That Was A Nice Idea

Video blogging on a globe trotting adventure sounded good when I started. Traveling to “first world” European countries seemed like a no brainer. I’ll shoot some video and upload it to YouTube. 419 more words


Italian Ingredients - Indian Aroma

We have all heard the definitions of First World & Second World nations – at least politically. While referring to the Third World, we often ignore the Politically-Non-aligned-nation theory & broadly categorize those countries which are developing, undeveloped or hopeless as 3rd world nations. 443 more words


Ξαφνικά η Ελλάδα έγινε τριτοκοσμική χώρα: Σημάδι απελπισίας η προσφυγή στην Παγκόσμια Τράπεζα

Γράφει ο Θεόδωρος Καρυώτης 

Η πρόσφατη ανακοίνωση της Παγκόσμιας Τράπεζας μας προσγείωσε στην τραγική πραγματικότητα: «Η ελληνική κυβέρνηση ζήτησε τεχνική και οικονομική βοήθεια για να αντιμετωπίσει προκλήσεις όπως η μακροχρόνια ανεργία, η οικονομική ανταγωνιστικότητα και ανάπτυξη, καθώς και η κοινωνική προστασία».