While Rome (and Most Everywhere Else) Burns

“By now we’re accustomed to learning that every year brings record high temperatures around the world. Extreme weather, says Prof. Michael Mannof Pennsylvania State University, “is the face of climate change…”

Mel Gurtov
Published in: Common Dreams, LA Progressive, Bainbridge Island Review, The Smirking Chimp, Brewminate, The Reader Magazine, Satish Sharma’s Rotigraphy Blog, East County Magazine
Date: August 3,4,5,2018
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Border security: wall vs. Principles

“Consider the limited thinking that produces a concept such as “border security.” The essential assumption here is that the United States of America is primarily a physical container…”

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Common Wonders Blog, Common Dreams, Sky Valley Chronicle, The Russophile, Gilmer Free Press, The Reader Magazine, LA Progressive, Tribune Content Agency, Z Net, Pagosa Daily Post, Medium
Date: August 2,2018
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Trump’s Foreign Policy Is Awful, But There’s a Better Alternative than the Establishment’s Version

“Since the advent of the Trump administration, large numbers of Americans have been aghast at its narrow nationalist approach to world affairs…”

Lawrence Wittner
Published in: The Boca Raton Tribune, Counterpunch, War is a Crime, Common Dreams, LA Progressive, Medium, Gilmer Free Press
Date: August 2,3,4,2018
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Let’s Tax the Rich

“Whatever happened to the notion that rich people should pay their fair share of the cost for their country’s public programs?…”

Lawrence Wittner
Published in: Daily Kos, History News Network, War is a Crime, Z Net, LA Progressive, Medium, Counterpunch, West Side Gazette, The News International, Sierra County Prospect, Daily Kos, Gilmer Free Press, Gilmer Free Press
Date: July 29,30,August 1,2,5,6,2018
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