Posts Tagged by Pollution
|March 28, 2015||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Environmental, Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt|
The harm and cost of pollutants other than carbon is sky-high. Yet politicians still fund them and others miss the risk.
|March 24, 2015||Posted by Staff under Corruption, Environmental, Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt, War / Peace|
Insiders lobby government, influence the public through think-tank reports and op-ed columns, then win more military spending and grants from contractors.
|July 22, 2014||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
In Europe, the government agency charged with defending the environment can actually suggest good ideas.
|June 6, 2014||Posted by Staff under Environmental|
The ruling Communist Party is in trouble. Demonstrators burned two police cars. A protester and a policeman were seriously injured.
|March 4, 2014||Posted by Staff under Editorials|
Rules that hobble business are getting repealed by some poor nations but proliferate in some rich nations.
|February 3, 2014||Posted by Staff under Environmental|
With the fumes from so much natural gas being burned in the Northern Plains, the nighttime sky has lost its stars.
|January 5, 2014||Posted by Staff under Environmental|
You’ve heard about China’s smog but did you know pollution of air, water, land, and food has ruined 8 million acres of farmland across the country?
|July 24, 2013||Posted by Staff under Environmental|
Chinese protest policy of growth at all costs which has delivered the goods to millions but also contaminated them. A new judicial interpretation would impose “harsher punishments” and tighten “lax and superficial” enforcement of the country’s environmental protection laws. This 2013 excerpt is from Reuters, Jun 19.
|April 24, 2012||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
In the Cities and the Seas, Eco-cide Sad Stats From Grey Places But New Book From Greens Still basking in the glow of Earth Day, youll be happy to know about bison and a good book to counter the sad […]
|March 24, 2011||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Subsidizing Risk Wyoming plagued by big-city problem: smog People put up with a lot of pollution. But why? Its not necessary. Its not efficient. Its preferred. We trim, blend, and append two 2011 articles from (1) Associated Press, Mar 8, […]
|March 30, 2010||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Simple solutions that can change the world Dirty water kills more people than violence Humans dont have to foul their nest. And with geonomics we probably wouldnt. The policy would enable the presently poor to prosper and afford apt-tech. And […]
|July 27, 2009||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
What Government Could Do to Help Our Health A Pure Free Market in Medical Services by Fred E. Foldvary, Senior Editor, July 27, 2009 There are two directions for the reform of the U.S. medical services systems. One is towards […]
|February 25, 2009||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Artificial light traps animals, PFCs distort hormones Green Roundup — As beavers return to cities, gas cap works Read on about reasons to despair and reasons to cheer. Of course, if we used geonomics, wed both have to pay for […]