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During the Great Depression, African Americans were faced with problems tha

During the Great Depression, African Americans were faced with problems that were not unlike those experienced by the most disadvantaged groups in society. The Great Depression had a leveling effect, and all groups really experienced hard times: poor whit
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Why not put a tax on carbon emissions. It would raise a lot of money, it wo

Why not put a tax on carbon emissions. It would raise a lot of money, it would reduce the environmental damages in the future, it would solve so many problems, and it would be a much more constructive thing to do than to think about raising the income tax
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

I think environmentalists do no service to their cause by taking fundamenta

I think environmentalists do no service to their cause by taking fundamentalist stances. I am not defending corporate India's track record, but for many environmental problems, there are technological solutions.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

There are more effective ways of tackling environmental problems including

There are more effective ways of tackling environmental problems including global warming, proliferation of plastics, urban sprawl, and the loss of biodiversity than by treaties, top-down regulations, and other approaches offered by big governments and th
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

There's no longer any surprise in noting that China has grave environmental

There's no longer any surprise in noting that China has grave environmental problems.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

I don't know of a single park without serious environmental problems.

I don't know of a single park without serious environmental problems.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

There are nuclear weapons in China, Iran, Korea and Pakistan. It wouldn't t

There are nuclear weapons in China, Iran, Korea and Pakistan. It wouldn't take much to send a couple of warheads off on this planet somewhere that would cause a lot of environmental damage, then if you have got someone who wants to retaliate you have real
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

I am on the board of corporations who contribute both to environmental prob

I am on the board of corporations who contribute both to environmental problems and their solutions. And I am on the NGO side: the Earth Council and other organizations.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

What I have experienced over time is that environmental problems are easier

What I have experienced over time is that environmental problems are easier to deal with in ways that don't go into their interconnections to the rest of what we are.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

GM has never been about feeding the world or tackling environmental problem

GM has never been about feeding the world or tackling environmental problems. It is and has always been about control of the global food economy by a tiny handful of giant corporations. It's not wicked to question that process. It is wicked not to.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

I don't see this planet being... they're talking about how they're turning

I don't see this planet being... they're talking about how they're turning around the environmental problems here, but I think it's already too late.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Environmental problems cannot be resolved here the way they are resolved in

Environmental problems cannot be resolved here the way they are resolved in other countries. I heard that 80 per cent of the environmental problems in the U.S. are solved in court. That can't happen here.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago