We have two leaders in the Middle East sharing apocalyptic images of death and destruction while using religious dogma to support their positions.
Watch Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin (Bibi) Netanyahu’s speech to Congress here: … 239 more words
On the Abortion (any political topic) debate.
Recently a Press Secretary (assistant) in the State Department spoke of the arcane means by which President Obama’s FP regarding the handling of the Middle East crisis (the current one; Feb/Mar 2015) was too nuanced for the Republicans (Conservatives) to understand. 960 more words
Brzezinski – If Putin seizes Riga and Tallinn Zbigniew Brzezinski, national security adviser to President Jimmy Carter and senior advisor for multiple strategic organizations, raises an interesting point in this four minute clip from C-Span: “I’ll tell you what my horror, my night dream is. 702 more words
As an Appalachian, I have thought a lot about coal, and one of my biggest concerns over the last eight years or so has been: when we do transition to renewable energy and away from fossil fuels, don’t we owe it to places like West Virginia and eastern Kentucky to create clean energy jobs there? 897 more words
This week I am reporting to you live from the National Council for Science and the Environment’s annual conference in Washington DC. The conference’s theme this year is “Energy and Climate Change.” This is my first time at this conference and I was invigorated by the speakers’ focus on real world problems from the local to global scale. 1,199 more words