Monthly Archives: March 2020

Real Headlines of March 24

  Trump Considers Reopening Economy, Over Health Experts’ Objections – NYT Trump hints at discontent with social distancing measures as economy slides – Yahoo News Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick suggests, he & other seniors willing to die to get … Continue reading

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In Nancy’s Bailout, Airline Companies Could Plant Trees and Pollute Away

Despite the pleas of climate scientists and activists the Democratic Party alternative to to Trump’s trillion dollar bailout bill has very very little added to it to protect the climate.  One big concern is that greenhouse gas pollution for jets … Continue reading

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“If We’re Bailing Out Corporations, They Should Bail Out the Planet”

The title above is in quotes because it’s the title of Bill McKibben’s latest piece in The New Yorker. The banks and corporations are asking for trillions again. They’re in bad shape because they took advantage of the crazy low … Continue reading

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After a 6 a.m. Run to a Supermarket

After a 6 a.m. Run to a Supermarket I Think We Need to Nationalize Food Markets and Deliver Foods to Homes by Stanley Heller March 19.  Since my wife and I are seniors we decided last night to order from … Continue reading

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World Going to Command Economies – What Should Be Done?

  March 18.  Countries are moving over to command economies.   In each country the “free market” will be less important than “World War II type” mobilizations.  Crucial decisions made at the top.  With tens of millions “locked down” it will … Continue reading

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