Category Archives: The Environment

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Yet Another Global Warming Denier Elected to Congress From Utah

The following was written in response to an article written by Representative Chris Stewart (R-Utah) about climate change. http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/56130738-82/climate-global-stewart-regarding.html.csp By his own words, we know that in Chris Stewart, Utah has sent yet another uninformed and undereducated political adolescent to … Continue reading

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Brethless in Zion – A Project Worth Supporting

I have friends who are involved with a worthwhile project that deserves your support. They are documenting the presence of toxic air here in Salt Lake City and all along the Wasatch Front, and our state of Utah’s inability to … Continue reading

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Our American Spiritual Sickness Prologue

The following is a prologue to a piece I’m writing which I will call, Our American Spiritual Sickness, wherein I will cast the gun problem as part of a deeper spiritual American problem. It was a short response to the … Continue reading

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Sandy Hook Elementary Tragedy

We as Americans all share a common grief, sadness and pain from this unspeakable event. We all grieve differently, something I discovered when my 16 year old son was killed in San Diego many years ago. Soon, we will begin … Continue reading

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Romney’s Convention Speech: The Etch-A-Sketch Kabuki Theater Moment of the Republican Convention

Last night the RNC created and unveiled a new political character called “Mitt Romney the Good Guy,” and had him cry about mommy and daddy on live TV in order to both suck in those who will respond to such … Continue reading

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State of Utah Legislators Want to Squander Three Million Dollars While Students Struggle to Pay Tuition

The Utah State Legislature Wants to Squander Money Utah Citizens Cannot Afford In a shocking article published by the Salt Lake Tribune this week, it was reported that the Utah state legislature has decided to squander $3 million on a … Continue reading

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Republican Political Hysteria About Gasoline Prices: A Coming Crisis of Their Own Making

There is a most remarkable story in this morning’s New York Times about gasoline prices. In the report, John Boehner and Republicans in Congress are gearing up for a  political battle over gasoline prices. It is the worst and most … Continue reading

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Why This Generation of Young People Want the Older Generation to Hurry and Die Off: The Times Are Changing

Bob Dylan wrote the following lyrics many years ago for a generation lost in an immoral war in Vietnam and an immoral cultural war against civil rights. His words are perhaps more important today, as this generation confronts a war … Continue reading

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