Tag Archives: fossil fuels

The Last Good Man

“You have the entire scientific community saying we have to be very aggressive in cutting greenhouse gas emissions. Yet you’re seeing the heads of coal companies and oil companies willing to sacrifice the well-being of the entire planet for their … Continue reading

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Freaking on the NSA

I’ve been ruminating on the whole NSA freak out and a few questions strike me. One: What is terrorism? There is not one standard definition that all of our federal security forces are working from. And states have adopted their … Continue reading

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Adrift on the sea of despair

Five days into May, Michigan seems almost normal, weather-wise.  After a cold March and historic flooding in April, we have sun and temperatures in the 70s.  It didn’t feel normal, because last year, we had temps in the 80s and … Continue reading

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Facing the monster

Our species continues to surprise me.  We are capable of so much, and yet we never seem to learn. I was at a presentation recently, the topic being the environment in broad terms, but more specifically about climate change, and … Continue reading

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