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Category Archives: Public Policy

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The impact of climate change – and it’s more than today’s weather…

Try this – Google “climate change global conflict”. The hits from sources as varied as The Guardian, The Economist, the Christian Science Monitor could keep you busy for hours (if not days). If you want to see in microcosm the effect of climate change on just one region you can check out Thomas Friedman’s recent […]

Ever the optimist am I…

I’ve been somewhat bemused by the internal fight going on in the ranks of the Republican Party. I don’t know which side to root for. The outlying Tea Partiers are working hard toward driving the last nail into the coffin of the GOP. This would be a great outcome to my way of thinking. After […]

Pro-Choice should encompass more than your stand on abortion

A recent article in the LA Times by Meghan Daum re-frames the discussion about the choice to be a parent or to remain childless in an interesting way. Ms Daum takes exception to the usual discussion of the issue in terms that are easily characterized by the overly judgmental as “selfishness” on the part of […]