It is NOT an unexpected, or unintended consequence !

After Planned Parenthood closures, poor women started having more babies

* * via WonkBlog – by Danielle Paquett – Feb. 8th, 2016* * *

Since Texas slashed funding to Planned Parenthood in 2011, more than half the state’s abortion clinics have shuttered — and data show births among poor women have surged.

Researchers looked […]

Are recycling programs effective in managing damage to the environment?

We Need Product Innovation, Not Happy Cup Fallacy

If you take into account all throwaway containers used in the United States on a daily basis, there are one billion containers that flow through the supply chain — and perhaps only 400-500 million or so of these […]

How can we buy the air?

In 1854, President Franklin Pierce made an offer for a large area of Indian land and promised a “reservation” for the Indian people. Chief Seattle’s reply, published below, has been described as the most beautiful and profound statement on the environment ever made.

By Chief Seattle

The Great Chief in Washington sends word that […]

While you weren’t paying attention, this …

(from an online reply to a political question – doesn’t matter where/when – read it for content)

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Yeah, Right says:

February 5, 2016 at 8:21 PM

I wonder if the USA is seeing an unanticipated consequence of Citizen United, in the sense that no-one predicted: a) the more money the billionaire-class bestows […]

U.S. Customs Regulations: All Israeli Settlement Products Must Be Labeled “Made in West Bank”

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January 30, 2016 By Richard Silverstein 7 Comments

(Jewish Forward)

The Obama administration took […]