Reading Time: 2 minutes Scientists reveal new method of dealing with ‘one of the most challenging issues of our century’
Reading Time: 7 minutes Scrutinize one day’s helping of headlines and story summaries, read between the lines, and you begin to see why our problems never get solved.
Reading Time: 1 minute Russ Baker, Borders Books, San Francisco, 2010, on digging deep and making a difference.
Reading Time: 1 minute So those wacky “Occupy” folks don’t have a clear picture of what they want? So they’re just a bunch of people who enjoy protesting? Watch this—from little Ole Occupy Santa Fe.
Reading Time: 3 minutes British documentary offers cause for concern in more ways than one.
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Reading Time: 4 minutes The New York Times staff are in (partial) revolt. But it’s corporate-owned media that is truly revolting. Here’s a solution: let’s build something better, together.
Reading Time: 1 minute Need some motivation in this new year? Watch this time-lapse of a 30-story hotel that came together in just 360 hours. And it’s even super-earthquake resistant. Sorry, Charlie….Made in China.
Reading Time: 1 minute Can/should a reporter call a candidate on semantic nonsense? Watch this video–in its entirety—and see reporter be reprimanded by Romney press secretary for sticking to his guns. Will this reporter keep his job? Stay tuned.
Reading Time: 1 minute On January 6, 1912, New Mexico became a state. Today is the 100th anniversary. It’s quite a place, to be sure. Enjoy this collage of photos from the Los Angeles Times.
Reading Time: 4 minutes Why the US withdrawal does not mean peace for Iraq….here’s the historical context
Reading Time: 4 minutes Let’s look a little further at what ails Obama—and us. It’s about the pretty small part of the One Percent that really calls the shots, and keeps a president from doing what he surely knows he must.
Reading Time: 2 minutes A strange little tale of a foreign country, a cave, and America’s favorite animator
Reading Time: 3 minutes Obama’s circle of friends shrinks. But “interesting” banker Robert Wolf remains. 99 percent, meet the One Percent, and their man with the president.
Reading Time: 3 minutes New Year’s resolutions should not be a drag. Adopting a few new practices and attitudes can and should be deeply satisfying.
Reading Time: 1 minute Context rearranger video: Christian clerics beat each other with sticks on Christmas while Palestinian police try and stop it
Reading Time: 3 minutes Iowa is a waste of time (sorry, Iowa friends, nothing personal.) It’s typical of distractions that fill our bandwidth and keep us from focusing on what really matters.
Reading Time: 1 minute How evil is Monsanto? Let this farmer tell his stunning story….
Reading Time: 1 minute Revelations About Power In America Continuities From Bush To Obama. Speech/Talk session then Q&A With Russ Baker at Point Reyes Presbyterian Church September 29, 2011
Reading Time: 4 minutes Is the US preparing the public for war with Iran? You bet.