Daily Archives: August 5, 2016

What’s Best for Children?

Winslow Myers2

“The policy of nuclear deterrence is a raging failure masked as a roaring success. It is a failure because if it does break down—and it will unless we change direction—we are all toast—we and our innocent, hopeful children.”

Winslow Myers
Published in: Counterpunch, Common Dreams, Winslow Myers Opeds, Sierra County Prospect, Gilmer Free Press
Date: August 5,7,8,9,2016
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Our Deteriorating Environment: Is Anybody Listening?


“While the scientists have been doing their job in calling attention to the multiple ways in which environmental decline threatens the planet, we hear less and less from political leaders. Their focus is on the here-and-now—terrorism, jobs…”

Mel Gurtov
Published in: Tacoma Weekly, The Press-News, Grassroots Press, Mel Gurtov Blog, Chicago Activism, Transcend Media Service, Counterpunch, LA Progressive, Lassen County Times, Sierra County Prospect, Truthout, The Review
Date: August 5,6,8,10,12,23,24,2016
1139 Words

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The numbers don’t lie—but Trump does


“According to a Fox News poll taken this week, voters believe Donald Trump would do better than Hillary Clinton on the economy. This is a wildly poor assumption.”

Tom H. Hastings
Published in: Recorder Online, The Dekalb County Dispatch, Sierra County Prospect, Times of Earth, Gilmer Free Press, Chicago Activism, Lahaina News
Date: August 6,8,10,15,25,2016
745 Words

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