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Eight Naomi Klein Quotes to Pester Your Friends With at Parties

An author of successive bestsellers, Naomi Klein is one of the most recognisable critics of the neoliberal consensus. The Shock Doctrine explored how unfavourable ‘free market’ policies have come to dominate the globe, in part through the exploitation of communities ravaged by disaster and warfare. 452 more words

Capitalism

Connecting to the Land and Learning the Land

I read an article today that captured the spirit and concern of one of my recent posts.  It relates to Britain specifically, but I see a similar disconnect between people and nature in the United States.   553 more words

Druidism

US Air Force Admits to Poisoning Colorado Groundwater

Sputnik – July 26, 2017

On Tuesday, the US Air Force finally acknowledged responsibility for contaminating the water at a east Colorado Springs air base and its surrounding areas.

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United States

Global Temperatures Rising? Oops!

Great article from the Wall Street Journal.

An excerpt.

Just exactly how much has the climate changed in recent decades? Longtime New York Times… 621 more words

Environmentalism

James Cromwell's disgraceful self promotion

When an actor gets older, acting gigs seem to be harder to come by. However, even after actors throw in the towel the hunger for the limelight can still continue. 344 more words

Environmentalism

Should we trust Michael Gove?

Should we trust Michael Gove? That’s the question lurking underneath all of the commentary about the environment secretary’s protestations of love for the planet. He gave a barnstormer of a speech at WWF’s Living Planet centre last week, … 686 more words

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