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February Provisions Session – Teaching Historical Perspectives

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The first provisions session of 2015 kicked off with presentations on “Teaching Historical Perspectives”. An audience of 36 were in attendance to hear presentations from Dr. 1,023 more words

Historical Perspective

Murder & Misinformation

Ordinary citizens have been force-fed a diet of dubious climate claims. Is it a surprise that some people now equate climate skepticism with murder?

Over at the… 734 more words

Ethical & Philosophical

The Global Minotaur: The Crash of 2008 and the Euro-Zone Crisis in Historical Perspective



PDF:     http://uadphil.econ.uoa.gr/UA/files/121759885..pdf

Actualizado el 11 de nov. de 2011

The Money Series:
The Global Minotaur: The Crash of 2008 and the Euro-Zone Crisis in… 35 more words


Greenpeace, Auschwitz & Mass Murder

A Greenpeace activist thinks the world would be a better place if we chopped off “everyone’s heads.”

This week marks the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz. 528 more words

Ethical & Philosophical

Celebrities, the UN & Ad Agencies

Celebrities are making public pronouncements about the upcoming climate summit in Paris. Just as they did about the Copenhagen summit six years ago.

Ben Pile… 641 more words

Historical Perspective

Shadow Shot Sunday 2: The iconic Hills Hoist

1945 saw the first Hills Hoist come off the manufacturing line in Adelaide South Australia, in Lance Hill’s backyard.  Lance produced it at his wife’s request, as a cheap replacement clothes line to the old line slung across the back yard that used a prop to gain some height. 226 more words

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Pointless Predictions

The alleged climate crisis is just one more idiotic prediction about the future.

140 years ago, when George Eliot was writing Middlemarch, that great work… 368 more words