The UN Secretary-General commissioned a report by an independent team of Finnish biophysicists. They say that ‘Energy Return on Investment’ (EROI), a simple ratio that measures how much energy we use…Continue
Impeachment is a tiny detail. Even if the impeachment proceeds, even if it informs the public of Trump's criminal behavior and reveals him as a Putin stooge, the system of fossil-fueled fascist…Continue
Ed Simon shocked me, by explaining how the new forced birth laws in Georgia, for example, directly impact me here in Pennsylvania.…Continue
The climate change movement for 30 years focused on a small frame, like this problem needs to be fixed. NGOs, letters to politicians, and marches from point A to point B worked somewhat for these…Continue
You know how some religions try to micromanage your life - like press your head to the ground 45 times a day and eat this not that. You thought a secular lifestyle would liberate you?
Today I had to replace my electric toothbrush. The only models available with circular action are designed for corporate micromanagement of my brushing technique. There are none without such "features".
A helpful on-handle timer stutters every 30 seconds to let you know when it’s time…
Ford and Bush Sr. aren't directly accused here, just the benefactors of systemic corruption. Bush Jr.'s illegitimate elevation is already widely known. The Nixon and Reagan treasonous deals with enemies surprised me.
History suggests – even if treason can be demonstrated –…
Day after day I see Atheist Nexus members argue scripture details, spreading theistic memes here, without realizing their self-betrayal. Memetics still seems, to most, an abstract intellectual debate. We can't grasp religion as an infective agent. We can't see ourselves as merely copying machines for viruses.
A visual metaphor intrudes on my mind, of…Continue