Tag Archives: Political Opinion

Do our eating and drinking habits affect our Health?

Duh?…Of course they do! One of the most publicized political events concerning health and food is being played out in New York City. New York City Mayor Bloomberg recently spearheaded an effort to ban large soft drinks over 16 ounces … Continue reading

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What are Carbon Taxes?

What are Carbon Taxes and how can they help our Environment? I was just reading the Sustainability Hub blog on a new proposal for Chinese Carbon Taxes called… No More Excuses America. China Has A Carbon Tax This really is big … Continue reading

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Bad Seas on the Rise

My Apologies to CCR! Sing to tune of Creedence Clearwater Revivals Bad Moon on the Rise… “I see oceans on the rise, I see trouble on the way I see earthquakes and lightning, I see bad times here today Don’t … Continue reading

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President Obamas Inaugural Speech

What President Obama said about Climate Change in his Second Inaugural speech! “We, the people, still believe that our obligations as Americans are not just to ourselves, but to all posterity. We will respond to the threat of climate change, … Continue reading

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What a fine Environmental Mess you got us into now Oilie!

Rule number One – Don’t Mess with Mother Nature Originally, the APW County Park was a natural wetland along the shores of Arthur Kill.  This wetlands shrubs and sea grasses naturally protected the shoreline from any tidal surges.  Its natures … Continue reading

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Transition Town Stands Alone

Transition Town is concerned about how well we live our lives! There are no hidden agendas associated with the Transition movement.  Although we are concerned about Climate Change, CO2 levels and things that impact our well being. The four major … Continue reading

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What does Sustainability mean to you?

The ASU School of Sustainability says this about it The ASU School of Sustainability has many great articles and encourages increased awareness on many of our environmental issues.  I did come across their link to “What is Sustainability” that I … Continue reading

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Climate Change and Superstorm Sandy?

What did you think as you watched Hurricane Sandy evolve into Superstorm Sandy? Well for me the movie “Day after Tomorrow” starring Dennis Quaid and the”Perfect Storm” with George Clooney  came to  mind.  So is art becoming reality or is … Continue reading

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Romney and Obama on Climate Change

The Presidential Candidates Respond to the question of Climate Change! The following excerpt was published in Scientific American on September 4, 2012 as part of a request for the Presidential candidates to provide answers to voters on 14 Science Questions … Continue reading

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What is this thing called “Peak Oil” and whats it got to do with Climate Change?

Have you ever given it any thought that our oil  supply might run out one day? If you look at the different energy sites, there are various thoughts on when it might occur, but all sites agree that it will. … Continue reading

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