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Joe Biden, Donald “Duck,” and a Steady-State Soul of America

JOE BIDEN, DONALD “DUCK,” AND A STEADY-STATE SOUL OF AMERICA

By Brian Czech Joe Biden wants to restore the “soul of America.” It's a noble goal befitting an elderly statesman combining Uncle Joe...

Joe Biden, Donald “Duck,” and a Steady-State Soul of America

JOE BIDEN, DONALD “DUCK,” AND A STEADY-STATE SOUL OF AMERICA

By Brian Czech Joe Biden wants to restore the “soul of America.” It's a noble goal befitting an elderly statesman combining Uncle Joe...

 
 
 
The Futility of Utility

THE FUTILITY OF UTILITY

By Brian Snyder Science, including social science, cannot be normative. That is, it cannot tell us how we should act. It can predict...

“Consumer Confidence” or Subtle Salesmanship?

“CONSUMER CONFIDENCE” OR SUBTLE SALESMANSHIP?

By Brian Czech Have you ever wondered about the odd pairing of “confidence” with “consumer?” Isn't confidence supposed to reflect something...

 
 
 
 
 
 
Wealth Transfers, Carbon Dioxide Removal, and the Steady State Economy

WEALTH TRANSFERS, CARBON DIOXIDE REMOVAL, AND THE STEADY STATE ECONOMY

By Brian Snyder In 2019, the U.S. per capita GDP was $65,000. It seems obvious that this level of economic activity is more than sufficient...

Fair Incomes for a Healthy Future: The Sustainable Salaries Act

FAIR INCOMES FOR A HEALTHY FUTURE: THE SUSTAINABLE SALARIES ACT

By Ashfia Khan To achieve sustainability in the USA and generally, it is crucial that we narrow the income gap between the highest...

 
 
 
Colorado River: “Lifeline of the Southwest” Suffering Effects of Economic Growth and Climate Change

COLORADO RIVER: “LIFELINE OF THE SOUTHWEST” SUFFERING EFFECTS OF ECONOMIC GROWTH AND CLIMATE CHANGE

By Haley Demircan The Colorado River, also known as the “Lifeline of the Southwest,” spreads along 1,450 miles , from northern Colorado...

Wealth Transfers, Carbon Dioxide Removal, and the Steady State Economy

WEALTH TRANSFERS, CARBON DIOXIDE REMOVAL, AND THE STEADY STATE ECONOMY

By Brian Snyder In 2019, the U.S. per capita GDP was $65,000. It seems obvious that this level of economic activity is more than sufficient...

 
 
 
Wildlife on the Way Out While the World Wildlife Fund Lays a Policy Egg

WILDLIFE ON THE WAY OUT WHILE THE WORLD WILDLIFE FUND LAYS A POLICY EGG

By Brian Czech It's been awhile since wildlife-not just a species here or there but wildlife at large-has been front and center in...

“Consumer Confidence” or Subtle Salesmanship?

“CONSUMER CONFIDENCE” OR SUBTLE SALESMANSHIP?

By Brian Czech Have you ever wondered about the odd pairing of “confidence” with “consumer?” Isn't confidence supposed to reflect something...

 
 
 
The Futility of Utility

THE FUTILITY OF UTILITY

By Brian Snyder Science, including social science, cannot be normative. That is, it cannot tell us how we should act. It can predict...

 
 
 
Joe Biden, Donald “Duck,” and a Steady-State Soul of America

JOE BIDEN, DONALD “DUCK,” AND A STEADY-STATE SOUL OF AMERICA

By Brian Czech Joe Biden wants to restore the “soul of America.” It's a noble goal befitting an elderly statesman combining Uncle Joe...

Book Review: Crazy Climate and Rigged Economies by Gerry Greaves

BOOK REVIEW: CRAZY CLIMATE AND RIGGED ECONOMIES BY GERRY GREAVES

By Skyler Perkins Crazy Climate and Rigged Economies begins with a story of a boy who aspires to engineer a bridge. That young boy...

 
 
 
Don't Call It “Communist”

DON'T CALL IT “COMMUNIST”

By Brian Snyder One of the few benefits of a global quarantine is catching up on movies, and one of the movies I've recently caught...

BUILDING UPON THE TROPHIC THEORY OF MONEY: PRELIMINARY RESULTS FROM CANADA

By James Magnus-Johnston The human economy doesn't just mimic the economy of nature; it is part of it. It is woven directly into the...

 
 
 
Social Justice in the Steady State

SOCIAL JUSTICE IN THE STEADY STATE

By Brian Snyder It is a luxury to be able to worry about future generations, biodiversity loss, or climate change, and it is only available...

 
 
 



White House chief of staff: ‘We're not going to control the pandemic'

White House chief of staff: ‘We're not going to control the pandemic'

A top White House official on Sunday acknowledged that President Donald Trump's administration will not “control” the coronavirus pandemic. “We're not going to control the... Read more ...

Pope Francis appoints America's first Black cardinal, Wilton Gregory

Pope Francis appoints America's first Black cardinal, Wilton Gregory

Pope Francis elevated Gregory and 12 others in a surprise ceremony Sunday morning. Read more ...

Senate aims to put Barrett closer to a final vote on Monday

Senate aims to put Barrett closer to a final vote on Monday

WASHINGTON - Senators were poised on Sunday to remove a key hurdle to Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett's confirmation as Republicans push for a final vote Monday, just... Read more ...

Vice President Pence to keep up travel despite contact with infected aide

Vice President Pence to keep up travel despite contact with infected aide

Vice President Mike Pence plans to maintain an aggressive campaign schedule this week despite his exposure to a top aide who tested positive for the coronavirus, the White... Read more ...

Afghanistan claims killing an al-Qaida leader wanted by FBI

Afghanistan claims killing an al-Qaida leader wanted by FBI

Afghanistan claimed Sunday it killed a top al-Qaida propagandist on an FBI most-wanted list during an operation in the country's east. Read more ...

What channel is Buccaneers vs. Raiders on today? Time, TV schedule for Week...

What channel is Buccaneers vs. Raiders on today? Time, TV schedule for Week 7 NFL game

Here's everything you need to know to watch the Buccaneers vs. Raiders game on Sunday, including kickoff time, TV channels and a full Week 7 NFL schedule. Read more ...

Todd Gurley pulls a Penn State, scores accidental touchdown as Falcons blow...

Todd Gurley pulls a Penn State, scores accidental touchdown as Falcons blow win vs. Lions

Todd Gurley didn't go down before scoring a go-ahead touchdown. That gave the Lions a chance to comeback and beat the Falcons in Week 7. Read more ...

Wild back-and-forth in Game 4, unbelievable 9th inning comeback leads to...

Wild back-and-forth in Game 4, unbelievable 9th inning comeback leads to Tampa Bay win, tied World Series

The Rays defeated the Dodgers 8-7 in a wild back-and-forth and comeback to tie the series at 2-2. Read more ...

Tropical Storm Zeta forecast to intensify into hurricane as it enters Gulf

Tropical Storm Zeta forecast to intensify into hurricane as it enters Gulf

MIAMI - The National Hurricane Center reports that Tropical Storm Zeta has formed off the coast of Cuba near the Yucatan Peninsula. According to a Colorado State University... Read more ...

Andy Dalton injury update: Cowboys QB knocked out on hit to head by Jon Bostic

Andy Dalton injury update: Cowboys QB knocked out on hit to head by Jon Bostic

Cowboys quarterback Andy Dalton was carted off after taking a brutal shot to the head in Week 7 from Washington Football Team linebacker Jon Bostic. Read more ...