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Entries from August 2017

Human-made fossil methane emission levels larger than previously believed — ScienceDaily

August 31st, 2017 · No Comments

Source: Human-made fossil methane emission levels larger than previously believed — ScienceDaily

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Trump Sanctions on Venezuela Will Cause More Harm

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Source: Trump Sanctions on Venezuela Will Cause More Harm

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[Marxism] The rape of Nanking

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Neil deGrasse Tyson: The Ignorance of Climate Deniers About Hurricane Harvey Boggles the Mind | Alternet

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Source: Neil deGrasse Tyson: The Ignorance of Climate Deniers About Hurricane Harvey Boggles the Mind | Alternet

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Group Vows to Expose Why Trump Ditched Flood-Protection Rule | Common Dreams

August 31st, 2017 · No Comments

Source: Group Vows to Expose Why Trump Ditched Flood-Protection Rule | Common Dreams

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R48G: ironic aptness of Ayn Rand’s capitalists: fourth-rate parodies of the Nietzschean Overman making a botch of everything, including finally the climate

August 30th, 2017 · No Comments

Our discussion of Marx’s ‘teleology’ was an attempt to forestall a major flaw in marxism: it is too kind to capitalism! The great epoch of capitalism has to endure until all its potential is exhausted and that’s a dangerous delusion. Its potential to destroy planets doesn’t require an historical realization! the reality is that capitalism […]

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R48G: antifa: the need for a larger focus

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Antifa news… The antifa is being raked over the coals by the media hounds but the point has missed that it isn’t the issue of violence but the narrowness of the the antifa programs, at least the recent manifestations. ?? https://louisproyect.org/2017/08/29/a-boom-market-in-antifasplaining/ The real problem is a lack of focus, a broad platform of radical social […]

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last few days…

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http://darwiniana.com/2017/08/29/r48g-we-are-about-to-endanger-millions-probably-fatally/ http://darwiniana.com/2017/08/29/not-our-president-trumps-impudence-in-visiting-hurricane-site-with-his-views-of-climate-change-the-world-needs-an-apology/ http://darwiniana.com/2017/08/28/critique-of-gandhi/ http://darwiniana.com/2017/08/28/the-need-for-two-level-strategies-trumps-antifa-moment-police-repression-nonviolence-and-movement-building-on-the-left/

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Social Democracy Is Good. But Not Good Enough.

August 30th, 2017 · No Comments

We have commented on the Judis article here. It is good that Jacobin protests week-kneed socialism, but haven’t they propsosed as much themselves? Source: Social Democracy Is Good. But Not Good Enough.

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Crisis in Venezuela

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An opportunity confronts the curious muddle of the Chavistas: creation of a full socialist or communist economy. (we have suggested in passing as outsiders the model of our DMNC as a tool to consider how to do this). Source: Crisis in Venezuela

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Harvey is a global warming issue — and a test for Donald Trump’s denialism – Salon.com

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Here’s How Climate Change is a ‘Death Sentence’ in Afghanistan’s Highlands | Climate Central

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Source: Here’s How Climate Change is a ‘Death Sentence’ in Afghanistan’s Highlands | Climate Central

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Climate & Extreme Weather News #60 (August 26th to 29th 2017) – YouTube

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Mainstream Media Misrepresents Hurricane Harvey’s Climate Change Connection

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Source: Mainstream Media Misrepresents Hurricane Harvey’s Climate Change Connection

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A. N. Wilson beats up Darwin again, this time in The Times « Why Evolution Is True

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Source: A. N. Wilson beats up Darwin again, this time in The Times « Why Evolution Is True

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Recalling the First Eugenics Law, John West Reviews the Tragic History of a Pseudoscience | Evolution News

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Source: Recalling the First Eugenics Law, John West Reviews the Tragic History of a Pseudoscience | Evolution News

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Can we test for information, as the basis of the universe, as opposed to matter or energy? | Uncommon Descent

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Source: Can we test for information, as the basis of the universe, as opposed to matter or energy? | Uncommon Descent

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Richard Dawkins – Red in Tooth and Claw – Think Again – a Big Think Podcast #112 | Richard Dawkins Foundation

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Source: Richard Dawkins – Red in Tooth and Claw – Think Again – a Big Think Podcast #112 | Richard Dawkins Foundation

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Were the Ancient Egyptians Black or White? Scientists Now Know | Big Think

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Source: Were the Ancient Egyptians Black or White? Scientists Now Know | Big Think

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“Dark DNA” Is Changing the Way We See Evolution | Big Think

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Source: “Dark DNA” Is Changing the Way We See Evolution | Big Think

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Oil and gas wells as a strong source of greenhouse gases: New study demonstrates methane leaks around North Sea boreholes — ScienceDaily

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Source: Oil and gas wells as a strong source of greenhouse gases: New study demonstrates methane leaks around North Sea boreholes — ScienceDaily

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Herr Donald, Sheriff Joe, Hurricane Harvey, and the Fate of the Republic

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AntiFa’s Moral Superiority and the Potential for Left-Wing Unity

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[Marxism] Fwd: ExxonMobil refineries damaged in Harvey, releasing hazardous pollutants – Chicago Tribune

August 30th, 2017 · No Comments

Source: [Marxism] Fwd: ExxonMobil refineries damaged in Harvey, releasing hazardous pollutants – Chicago Tribune

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