Monthly Archives: April 2014

Really? Well, why not? Petition to Abolish Capitalism!

Taking a cue from economist Thomas Piketty’s sudden fame for his devastating arguments re: the inevitability of increasing inequality in his 700-page book Capital on the 21st Century, let’s start the ball rolling. And not like Sisyphus, striving forever uphill, … Continue reading

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Just-when-you-thought-it-couldn’t-get-worse Department: Banks not only create money, but profit from current and former employee deaths!

Neither of the following two posts is titled in a way that really describes what’s in it, so I provide introductions here. By this time, most of us realize that funny money, or “fiat money,” is created ex nihilo by … Continue reading

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Climate Change Chronicles, Everest: “Every day we sit and listen to the groaning and clashing of the glacier”

Might it be that climate change will rip our egocentric peaks out from under us? Might we learn humility in the face of Nature? Gratitude for her strong teachings? And see this. The Year Climate Change Closed Everest As the … Continue reading

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Chris Hedges and Dwayne “Mr. Fish” Booth on the realities of war and empire

After a more than two-year journey up through the court system in America, on this very day, April 28, 2014, the Supreme Court refused to hear Chris Hedges case against the NDAA. Supreme Court Won’t Hear Chris Hedges’ Indefinite Detention … Continue reading

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John Denver: The Wings that Fly Us Home

The spirit lives within a star too far to dream of. It lives within each part and is the whole, And is the fire and the wings that fly us home. Fly us home. FLY US HOME. Via Carol Rosin.

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New Moon/Solar Eclipse Taurus 2014: On Holy Ground

This New Moon/Eclipse is particularly interesting, given the whirlwind Cardinal Grand Cross that we’ve just sailed through. Notice, in the chart, that the Grand Cross is still visible (red lines connecting Uranus/Pluto/Jupiter/Mars). Notice also the flowing trines/sextiles that link earthy … Continue reading

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Six Eco-Activists from around the world honored

One upcoming project here in the GANG garden is to be a wall devoted to life-sized cutouts of “eco-warriors” by Harmony School students. I’m curious to see just who the students pick for this honor. Meanwhile, here are a few … Continue reading

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Towards revisioning and appreciating “ruderal” (abandoned) urban landscapes

This article addresses and elaborates the other side of the usual argument against “invasive plants” — which, rather like “illegal aliens” — tend to move about, depending on conditions. Did you realize that what determines the seriousness of ecosystem destruction … Continue reading

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