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Eric Heidenreich
by | Apr 2, 2009

At a recent conference hosted by the Optimum Population Trust (OPT), Jonathon Porritt, a green advisor to Prime Minister Gordon Brown, suggested that the population of the UK must be about 30 million people if the nation is to be…

by | Mar 23, 2009

Put the FBI on notice: the “NRDC mafia” is in town. At least that’s how they are described in the New York Times, which identifies seven high-ranking former Natural Resources Defense Council employees who have accepted influential positions working for…

by | Jan 30, 2009

In this week’s business news, home re-sales across the country rose 6.5 percent in the face of record drops in home prices. CNN used the word “surprise” to characterize this jump. But the only thing that was a “surprise” is…

by | Dec 12, 2008

Help Wanted Position: Car Czar Duties: Restructure “Big Three” U.S. automakers Save unionized jobs, American manufacturing, future U.S. competitiveness Repeat the phrase “too big to fail” over and over while appealing to Congress for billions of dollars in taxpayer money…

by | Oct 22, 2008

It isn’t often that card-carrying conservatives find anything People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has to say palatable. This, then, is a red-letter day as rightwingers and PETA are in full, er, bear hug mode over the sad…

by | Oct 17, 2008

The rhetoric from President Bush urging the government’s heavy-handed intervention in the current financial crisis is almost too hot to handle. Hot in the sense that he stole his own words from earlier speeches urging the United States into war…

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