Monthly Archives: June 2015

If Women Had Written the Bible Part I — Genesis and Beyond

If Women Had Written the Bible Part I — Genesis and Beyond     CHAPTER 1. In the beginning, when She decided to create the heavens and the Earth, the Goddess said “Let there be light!” and there was light. And it … Continue reading

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Trans Pacific Pillage

Trans Pacific Pillage     The Trans Pacific Partnership, or TPP, is the latest “free trade” deal being pushed onto us. Free trade, like free enterprise, basically means free of pesky government regulations meant to protect consumers and the environment, free of … Continue reading

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Competition and Cooperation

Competition and Cooperation     When I was in elementary school, we were taught that nature, while beautiful, was a savage, unforgiving place, where “only the fittest survive.” It was all about competition, pitting everything against everything else. It’s simply not true. … Continue reading

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Who Needs Infrastructure, Anyway?

Who Needs Infrastructure, Anyway?     Vermont’s independent Senator (and presidential candidate) Bernie Sanders loves to tell this story. Some years back, he was watching with some city officials as a burst water main was being dug up. “Do you know when … Continue reading

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