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Thomas Friedman: Hillary, Jeb, Facebook and Disorder

New York Times — For a presidential campaign that has started so early, it’s striking how little most of the candidates want to engage with major issues of the day, let alone the future. 161 more words

Politics

From Beirut to Jerusalem

Friedman, Thomas. From Beirut to Jerusalem New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, 1989.

Reason read: Iran is beautiful in May…or so I’ve heard.

This book follows a chronology of the Middle East that begins in 1882 and ends in 1988. 202 more words

Book Reviews

TPP Outrage? Koch'd?


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Re Post from The Blue Route……And Kudos to Maeby Gever for allowing the Re Post. 2,386 more words

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New York Times' Thomas Friedman: Moore B.S.

There he goes again. The New York Times’ Thomas Friedman loves to give a back hand to the automobile industry whenever he can. Even when it makes him sound supremely stupid. 360 more words

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Made in Germany: Green Power

From Thomas L. Friedman’s column in The New York Times, May 5:

…What the Germans have done in converting almost 30 percent of their electric grid to renewable energy from near zero in about 15 years has been a great contribution to the stability of our planet and its climate…. 161 more words

Thomas Friedman: Moore’s Law Turns 50

New York Times — SAN FRANCISCO — On April 19, 1965, just over 50 years ago, Gordon Moore, then the head of research for Fairchild Semiconductor and later one of the co-founders of Intel, was asked by Electronics Magazine to submit an article predicting what was going to happen to integrated circuits, the heart of computing, in the next 10 years. 154 more words

Tech

Germany, the Green Superpower - NYTimes.com

Tom Friedman brings good news: “…what the Germans have done in converting almost 30 percent of their electric grid to solar and wind energy from near zero in about 15 years has been a great contribution to the stability of our planet and its climate. 50 more words

Climate Change Politics

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