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New Front in War on Science

Originally posted on Climate Denial Crock of the Week:
Science: Senate Republicans have launched a new attack on peer review by proposing changes to how the U.S. government funds basic research. New legislation introduced this week by Senator Rand Paul (R–KY) would fundamentally alter how grant proposals are reviewed at every federal agency by adding public…

“He knew what he signed up for”

Perhaps the most unfortunate statement of the man some have dubbed ‘Cinnamon Hitler’. Made to a service wife just widowed, with two young children with a third on the way. Tendered after a dozen days of being MIA on the soldiers, during which he had time to take in five days of golf and put […]

HOW TO STOP THE EMPIRE at Kraine Theater!

I’m doing an updated version of HOW TO STOP THE EMPIRE WHILE KEEPING YOUR DAY JOB at the Kraine Theater TONIGHT, 8 PM. Kraine is located at 85 E 4 Street, New York New York. This is the Trump edition of the play.  HOW TO STOP THE EMPIRE WHILE KEEPING YOUR DAY JOB is the […]

America is Regressing into a Developing Nation for Most People

Originally posted on OffGuardian:
by Lynn Parramore, April 20, 2017, via Institute for New Economic Thinking A new book by economist Peter Temin finds that the U.S. is no longer one country, but dividing into two separate economic and political worlds You’ve probably heard the news that the celebrated post-WW II beating heart of America…

The ‘Planet Hospice’ Yeast-Sex Tour

I wanted people to know that if they missed my play PLANET HOSPICE (a theatrical romp through human extinction) at United Solo and the Ithaca Fringe and the Tampa Fringe (and most recently at the Tremors Art Show at the Point Green Gallery), there’s always an opportunity to see it. I’ll explain below. It’s a clown play/comedy […]

I Have a Ph.D. and I am on Welfare

Originally posted on Xicana Ph.D. :
I thought the real challenge would be finishing the Ph.D. as a single mother who overcome so many obstacles to be where I was walking across a stage with my son in my arms to have a doctoral hood placed over my head was one of my proudest moments.…

Abrupt Climate Change Moving Forward Exponentially

Originally posted on Kevin Hester:
Rob Steimetz and Kevin Hester discuss the non-linear unraveling of the biosphere and the attendant unfolding chaos on Rob’s show on PRN.FM “Moving Forward” Abrupt climate change is well and truly underway and anyone honestly assessing the situation can see that the nonlinear unraveling of the biosphere is gaining pace…