Tagged: Politics

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The Truth of Comedy

A Brilliant Mechanism There is lots written about the media and the nature of its influence on public discourse. Over time, I have also come to realize the limited picture we get when we...

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Are Divestments Working?

What We’re Dealing With Divestment is “the act of selling off a business/es, or of no longer investing money in something,” (Cambridge Dictionary). Basically pulling your money from organizations that you no longer believe to be...

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A Sustainable Source of Quality Jobs

-Updated Oct 2018- Book Recommendation The Green Collar Economy by Van Jones (2008) Van Jones makes the case for the renewable energy sector as a force for environmental and economic good. Climate change is...

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NYC Stepping Up its Climate Action

NYC to Divest from Fossil Fuels and Sue the Big Oil Companies NYC’s mayor, Bill de Blasio, announced this week his administration’s intention to divest the city’s pension funds from any fossil fuel related...