The Coming Crash: Our Addiction to Endless Growth on a Finite Planet...

Mar 31, 2013 Posted by

Richard Heinberg talks about the new book “Energy: Overdevelopment and the Delusion of Endless Growth,”…

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Obama’s Risky Middle East Fantasy – Obama Walks the High Wire, Eyes Closed...

Mar 31, 2013 Posted by

Had you searched for “Israel, nuclear weapons” at Google News in the wake of President Obama’s recent trip to the Middle East..

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Supreme Court Poised To Upend Civil Rights Policies...

Mar 31, 2013 Posted by

Addressing two pivotal legal issues, one on affirmative action..

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Allergy Season Worst Ever!

Mar 31, 2013 Posted by

This spring could be the most miserable one ever for those of us with allergies…

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Transcendental Meditation: How I Paid $2,500 For a Password to Inner Peace...

Mar 31, 2013 Posted by

Humans are anxious, tired and distracted; but we don’t need to pay big bucks to learn to relax.

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Is Obama Doing with Iran, What Bush Did with Iraq?...

Mar 31, 2013 Posted by

Ten years after the Iraq debacle, are we — mind-bogglingly — headed to war with Iran?

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Libertarians’ Idea of the “Most Free” State Is One of America’s Most Woman-Hating...

Mar 31, 2013 Posted by

Sorry, women! Your “freedoms” aren’t as important as freedom from excessive taxation

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Why Is Socialism Doing So Darn Well in Deep-Red North Dakota?...

Mar 31, 2013 Posted by

North Dakota’s thriving state bank makes a mockery of Wall Street’s casino banking system —

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‘Spontaneous’ Combustion: Can Bodies Burn From the Inside Out?...

Mar 31, 2013 Posted by

It might be urban legend, sheer magic or divine wrath,..

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New Study Exposes How Natural Gas Isn’t the Clean Fossil Fuel It’s Hyped up to Be...

Mar 31, 2013 Posted by

Leakages of gas in production and distribution systems can lead to higher greenhouse gas levels..

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Exxon Confirms 80,000-Gallon Spill Contains Canadian Tar Sands Oil...

Mar 31, 2013 Posted by

The 20-inch Pegasus pipeline was carrying Wabasca Heavy crude from western Canada when it ruptured.

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Veterans Fight Changes To Disability Payments...

Mar 30, 2013 Posted by

Veterans groups are rallying to fight any proposal to change disability payments …

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Germany has more solar power because everyone wins...

Mar 30, 2013 Posted by

Suddenly everyone knows about Germany’s solar power dominance …

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Country’s biggest utility power provider gets into the distributed-energy game...

Mar 30, 2013 Posted by

I wrote a (rather heady) post this morning about the move from centralized to distributed energy systems.

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Stop trying to save the planet, says ‘urban ranger’ Jenny Price...

Mar 30, 2013 Posted by

Environmentalists and green marketers are always talking about “saving the planet.”

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Sequester Cuts Trickle Down From The Middle Class...

Mar 30, 2013 Posted by

SUFFOLK, Va. — The kitchen floor is curling up at Carol Rood’s house. ..

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Behind The Label: Organix’s Misleading Labeling...

Mar 29, 2013 Posted by

ColumnWith a name like Organix, you might assume that the brand in question is organic… right?

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Scientists find the ‘missing heat’ of global warming 700 meters below the sea...

Mar 29, 2013 Posted by

Critics of climate change often claim that warming has stopped since the late 1990s.

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Hacker for Justice vs Hack “journalist”...

Mar 29, 2013 Posted by

[Translate] Julian Assange and Erin Burnett Hacker for justice vs Hack “journalist” Subscribe to Brasscheck TV Home More videos like this No privacy About the interviewer, Erin Burnett – Corporate stooge-We’re not fans. From Wikipedia: Burnett grew up in Mardela Springs, Maryland. She is the youngest daughter of corporate attorney Kenneth King Burnett and Esther Margaret Burnett (n�e Stewart). She attended St. Andrew’s School in Middletown, Delaware, graduating in 1994, and returned in 2009 to deliver the commencement speech. Burnett attended Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts, where she studied political science and economics, graduating with a bachelor of arts degree in political economy. As an undergraduate, she played lacrosse and field hockey. She is married to finance executive David Rubulotta, who is a managing director for Citigroup. He was previously a trader for Lehman Brothers....

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Towards a More Sustainable World – video...

Mar 29, 2013 Posted by

The time is now for this film.

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Busted Vs. Bailed-Out: Should DEA and SEC Switch Jobs?...

Mar 29, 2013 Posted by

While the DEA is overzealous with drug busts, the SEC gives corrupt bankers a slap on the wrist.

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7 Shocking Statements from One of the Nuttiest GOP Congressmen in the House...

Mar 29, 2013 Posted by

Don Young, who called Latinos “wetbacks,” has a long history of saying crazy…

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What Is the “Monsanto Protection Act,” and How Did It Sneak Into Law?...

Mar 29, 2013 Posted by

A provison that protects the biotech giant from litigation passed Congress without many members knowing about it.

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America’s wildlife to get some moving help as climate changes...

Mar 29, 2013 Posted by

The climate is changing, and flora and fauna the country over are on the march…

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China’s finless porpoises are going extinct...

Mar 29, 2013 Posted by

China’s got wayyyyyyy too many pigs in its rivers (16,000 dead pigs in the Huangpu at last count!),..

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IMF says global subsidies to fossil fuels amount to $1.9 trillion a year … and that’s probably an underestimate...

Mar 29, 2013 Posted by

A new report [PDF] from the International Monetary Fund tries to tally up fossil fuel subsidies

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How much is a beachfront home in the Sandy-ravaged Rockaways?...

Mar 29, 2013 Posted by

257 Beach 140th Street, a modest four-bedroom house..

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Colorado lawmakers want to jack up ridiculously low oil-spill fines...

Mar 29, 2013 Posted by

We told you last week about the underground leak of a mysterious “natural-gas liquid” near a gas-processing plant…

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