Meditation Cannot Save the World

By: Roger Copple

Many of the so-called spiritual people–who are into meditation, exploring higher states of consciousness or   nondualism,   psychic phenomena,  and other   spiritually transformative experiences–have the belief…

Venezuelan Communes Protect the State

By: Robert Hunziker

Direct democracy works like a charm. Check out Venezuela’s Communes….   Venezuela’s ubiquitous Communes are proof that direct democracy works. And, interestingly enough, those same…

Pompeo’s Arctic Shipping Lanes

By: Robert Hunziker

America’s Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, speaking at the prestigious Arctic Council biannual meeting in Finland, christened the Arctic meltdown: “A wonderful economic opportunity for…

Silent Spring’s Encore

By: Robert Hunziker

Rachel Carson’s famous and brilliant book Silent Spring (1962), which single-handedly ignited the environmental movement, has never been more relevant than it is today.  A…

Bavarians Vote to Stop Extinction

By: Robert Hunziker

The world is in the throes of an extinction crisis unlike any throughout paleoclimate history: the Sixth Mass Extinction, keeping in mind that the normal…