Author Archives: ChangeSurvive

Show President Obama that you still believe.

Please enter your name and information in the spaces below. Within several minutes, you will receive a confirmation e-mail from “I Still Believe”. Please click the link in that e-mail to confirm your signature. (If you don’t see the e-mail, … Continue reading

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Cool it?

The new global warming documentary, Cool It opens today. It’s based on the 1998 book, The Skeptical Environmentalist and 2007′s Cool It: The Skeptical Environmentalist’s Guide to Global Warming, both by Danish economist Bjørn Lomborg. This film by Academy Award-winning … Continue reading

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Where is the audacity? Where is the hope?

In 2008, I voted for the Audacity of Hope. I voted for Change We Can Believe In. I voted for an American future that I could be proud of. And so did more than 69 million other Americans. Two years … Continue reading

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While Washington dithers, the Gulf of Mexico withers.

NOAA (The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) has just released initial photos and reports from the Ocean Explorer research project in the Gulf of Mexico. The news is not good. Widespread dead and dying coral were observed (up to 90% … Continue reading

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A burning issue moves to the back burner as Republicans deny, deny, deny.

According to research by Think Progress, 50% of the incoming GOP senators and representatives deny the existence of manmade climate change. Perhaps that’s not surprising when you realize that less than two years ago, Republican House leader John Boehner claimed, … Continue reading

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“Oh my god, have you heard this one?”

A big thank you to Rachel Maddow for her segment last night on “the alternative right wing universe.” Egged on by Fox News, Rush Limbaugh, Glenn Beck, plus a host of internet posters; there is a segment of the American … Continue reading

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