WHY THE ONE PERCENT?

Tom Easton One of the significant trends in recent history has been the increase in the shift of society’s wealth into fewer and fewer hands, those of the “one percent,” who currently own 45 percent of the world’s wealth. This is, in a way, just an extension of the past. People have always sought to […]

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THE CASSANDRA CODE

Tom Easton In a recent Facebook thread, I was opining on the recent report that “Climate change could pose ‘existential threat’ by 2050” (Global warming could devastate civilization by 2050: report), saying that this really underlines what some people are saying–we have ten years to get our asses in gear. Maybe less than that. But […]

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