The inconvenient truth is that, despite increasing alarms, Earth is not hanging in the balance. This was thrown into reassuring relief just last year. That’s when only a few months of Covid lockdown resulted in clean air and water not seen in years.
This is why I’ve always championed environmental efforts that focus more on respecting, protecting, and conserving Mother Nature than on new technologies to combat climate change. Not to mention the manifest truth that the best way to reduce pollution is to reduce poverty.
Episode 37: Pentagon Papers at 50 re Afghanistan (Trump, Orwell, Carlson, and Race?)
Episode 36: Online Comments and the Fate of Democracy
Episode 35: Mickelson Is Golf’s Oldest Champion, But He’s No Tiger
Episode 34: Apple Is the Apple of China’s Eye on Its Citizens
Episode 33: Biden’s Foreign Policy ‘A-Team’ Is Failing Him
Episode 32: LeBron Is Good, but He’ll Never Be Great. Dr. J Says So
Episode 30: UPDATE: Jury Finds Cop Who Killed George Floyd Guilty
Episode 29: American Menace: White Cops Killing Black Men
Episode 28: NCAA Basketball Displayed More Sexism Than Talent (#BoycottBeijingOlympics?)
Episode 27: If Easter Rituals Bore You to Distraction, You’re Not Alone
Episode 26: Armageddon Bargain Between (White) Evangelicals and Jews
Episode 25: Dissing the Grammys (and Other Award Shows)
Episode 24: Democracy Matron Aung San Suu Kyi Went to Bed with Military Dogs…
Episode 23: Vernon Jordan, Civil Rights Fighter-cum-Urbane Power Broker, Is Dead
Episode 22: Hey, We Wipe Our Baby’s Ass, Why Not Wipe Our Dog’s…?
Episode 21: Impeachment 2.0 - Republicans Condemn Trump but Condone His Crimes
Episode 20: Super Bowl 55 - I Begrudgingly Hail Tom Brady’s Return
Episode 19: President Bush Has Done More for Africa than Any Other World Leader
Episode 18: The Inauguration of Joe Biden and Restoration of America
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