Throughout the winter we were besets with headlines and news flashes about the “supply line crisis”. Everyone panicked as one out of six choices on the grocery store shelf was sometimes missing, or a delivery of a product from the opposite side of the planet took a week or two longer than normal. Constant footageContinue reading “Supply line panic”
The article that popped up in my news feed was titled ‘Green growth’ doesn’t exist – less of everything is the only way to avert catastrophe. My first thought was, “I hope George Monbiot didn’t write it.” So I click on the article and, of course, George Monbiot wrote it. Don’t get me wrong, IContinue reading “There is no green growth”
The difference between perception and reality fascinates me. For example, in poll after poll Americans claim that about 25% of the US federal budget goes to foreign aid. On average they argue that the foreign aid budget should be reduced to 10% of the total budget. Yet in reality less than 1% of the federalContinue reading “What does the “wealth gap” mean to you?”
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