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Well, I think the great tragedy in American politics is what is legal, not

Well, I think the great tragedy in American politics is what is legal, not what is illegal.
Posted 4 months ago

Politics colours everything, and anyone who wants change is necessarily pol

Politics colours everything, and anyone who wants change is necessarily political. As an environmental campaigner more or less since I left school in the early '90s, I have always been involved in lobbying, campaigning and pushing for changes.
Posted 4 months ago

When I visited the Water Institute's Baton Rouge offices overlooking the Mi

When I visited the Water Institute's Baton Rouge offices overlooking the Mississippi River, I couldn't find a drop of the charged politics that drives so many environmental conversations in Washington.
Posted 4 months ago

You always bump into politics in life, and as a man, I'm party to a number

You always bump into politics in life, and as a man, I'm party to a number of environmental issues that concern me first and foremost, as a man, as a father.
Posted 4 months ago

The environment has fallen to the wayside in politics.

The environment has fallen to the wayside in politics.
Posted 4 months ago

All too often, the conversation about appropriate and balanced environmenta

All too often, the conversation about appropriate and balanced environmental stewardship gets caught up in partisan politics. Yet, this conversation is key to the preservation of our great country for generations to come, as important as ensuring we have
Posted 4 months ago

With the mining sites, I found a subject matter that carried forth my fasci

With the mining sites, I found a subject matter that carried forth my fascination with the undoing of the landscape, in terms of both its formal beauty and its environmental politics.
Posted 4 months ago

I personally do not believe in politics, hatred, or anger in my musical com

I personally do not believe in politics, hatred, or anger in my musical composition.
Posted 4 months ago

It's that evil twin part of me that always comes out at the absolute wrong

It's that evil twin part of me that always comes out at the absolute wrong political moment, like a demon possessing my soul; it exhibits itself as an arrogance or disdain or obnoxiousness or meanness or anger or pettiness - all traits that are lethal in
Posted 4 months ago

When I first started, my songs were the politics of anger. As I got older a

When I first started, my songs were the politics of anger. As I got older and hopefully wiser, I wanted to be part of the politics of answers.
Posted 4 months ago

I've been in government and politics my entire career, and while I try to k

I've been in government and politics my entire career, and while I try to keep a level head and a reasonable tone in my commentary, even I can lose my head sometimes and let anger bubble over and burst out. It feels gross, looks ugly, and leaves a lasting
Posted 4 months ago

The most powerful force in American politics is not anger, it's nostalgia.

The most powerful force in American politics is not anger, it's nostalgia.
Posted 4 months ago