links for 2009-06-29

On our new cousin Ida | A view from the pew Earlier this week a fossil Darwinus masillae (nick-named “Ida”) created a bit of a stir and sent creationist websites into deny-everything-about-everything mode. The media has also been pretty unhelpful with it’s “missing-link” labeling and over-hyped rhetoric […] Ida is NOT: * THE missing link. […]

links for 2009-06-26

The New Economy: And Why This Crisis May Be Our Best Chance :: by David … Wall Street is bankrupt. Instead of trying to save it, we can build a new economy that puts money and business in the service of people and the planet—not the other way around. […]The world of our shared human […]

links for 2009-06-23

Capitalism Hits the Fan | Professor Richard D. Wolff Watch as Professor Richard Wolff breaks down the root causes of today's economic crisis, showing how it was decades in the making and in fact reflects seismic failures within the structures of American-style capitalism itself. Wolff traces the source of the economic crisis to the 1970s, […]

Money and the Crisis of Civilization

Reality Sandwich | Money and the Crisis of Civilization, by Charles Eisenstein In the face of the impending crisis, people ask what they can do to protect themselves. "Buy gold?" "Stockpile canned goods?" I would like to suggest a different kind of question: "What is the most beautiful thing I can do?" (tags: economy spirituality […]