Questions Too Puny for Our Circumstances

Questions Too Puny for Our Circumstances

This blog post first appeared on Common Dreams on January 15, 2021. After four years of presidential malice and incompetence, a Trump-incited insurrection, two impeachments, and a pandemic what else could go wrong? Many things actually. Just below nuclear war is the...
Politics and Consequences

Politics and Consequences

As the coronavirus sweeps across the world, we have good reason to ask why we were so unprepared. Why warnings were unheeded, scientists ignored, and the Centers for Disease Control underfunded. We should be asking the same kinds of questions about the climate crisis...