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Is There Something Wrong With The Economy?

Is There Something Wrong With The Economy?

I ran across an interesting article today that cited something known in economic circles as “secular stagnation.” The definition: “Secular” implies the depressed state of the economy is down to structural, supply-side factors, while “stagnation” suggests cyclical obstacles to demand are to blame. The first sentence in the piece is “Is there something wrong with […]

Even Rainy Seattle Is Going Solar!

So you’ve been thinking of going solar. You’re not alone. Across the country, people are slowly but surely putting solar panels on their roofs and generating clean energy to not only power their homes, but send power back to the grid for use by others. It’s even happening in one of the most overcast cities, […]

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6th Circuit Court Judge: What Is The Point Of Banning Same-Sex Marriage?

On Wednesday, a three judge panel on the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals heard six same-sex marriage cases from four states. Towards the end of the marathon session, one of the judges interrupted Tennessee’s state attorney who argued that opposite sex couples furthered the interests of the state because they were the couples who were […]

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Israel Grants Drilling Rights To U.S. Company Linked To Dick Cheney

In the early months of 2013, Israel granted exclusive drilling rights to a U.S. firm, Genie Oil and Gas, for exploration in the occupied Golan Heights. Genie is advised by none other than former vice-president Dick Cheney, who never met a war he didn’t like and a profit he didn’t love at any cost. Shareholders […]

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Oh The Irony! An Oil Company Is Worried About Sea Level Rise

The Delaware City Refining Company, a division of PBF Energy, has applied to the state of Delaware to implement a plan to address sea level rise that is threatening their facility just south of New Castle. Yep, you read that right. An oil company is worried about climate change and the damage that the sea […]

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