Special report: How our economy is killing the Earth – science-in-society – 16 October 2008 – New Scientist But are [current] efforts to save the planet doomed? A growing band of experts are looking at figures like these and arguing that personal carbon virtue and collective environmentalism are futile as long as our economic system […]
Another eye-opening youtube vid. Don’t know if I go along with his predictions or demeanour, but his words have a certain resonance and definitely made me think. “Persecution or a Great Awakening” – Paul Washer
This 10-minute clip has been doing the rounds. Investment advisor Peter Schiff predicts the current recession/meltdown accurately while all the other high-powered pundits laugh at him. Nobody’s laughing now.
Found a new blog yesterday, “The End of Capitalism“. It will blow you away. There is no doubt some scaremongering and marxist rhetoric in there, but also some eye-opening realities about the house of cards that is the global financial system. The usurious Western form of lending with compound interest is little more than slavery […]
A brief summary compiled in response to some anonymous comments. For someone who says “I don’t know” a lot, you certainly seem keen to classify God/religion as something imaginary or irrational. From the evidence available to me I sincerely think (and believe) that God IS. I have not made a priori commitments to this position. […]
[expanding on my comment at Servant’s Thoughts] It’s a pity to see the ungracious anti-Labour sniping at various corners of the Right-wing blogosphere. Comparisons to Mugabe (for example) are completely OTT and foolish. Clark & Cullen are not bad people, they have done a great job and served NZ far better than National would have […]
Congratulations are in order « The Dim-Post Congratulations to all those in the Labour Party who stood up for Winston Peters over the last six months and railed against the media conspiracy … your principled stand against common sense, Owen Glenn, public opinion, all the available evidence and every other party in Parliament have helped […]