Penchant for Cruelty

Human nature all too often draws us into mindless killing, most frequently expressed by violence against the animal world. In our...

Urban Angst

Some of our major cities are experiencing loss of business and density in their downtown centers, which have been used as major building...

Overshadowed "Good News"

It’s easy enough to identify negative environmental impacts that the nation experienced during 2020. There was no shortage of...

Stuck in Time

One of our saddest shortcomings in coping with unresolved contemporary environmental problems is failure to apply solutions that were...

Trump's Environmental Legacy

Former President Donald Trump, self-proclaimed champion of clean air and water, has left behind a disastrous environmental legacy that...

2021

Under Joe Biden’s Administration, environmental protection in 2021 should enjoy a robust comeback over the preceding year. Given the...

Game Over!

Imagine on the day of Joe Biden’s inauguration that Donald Trump decides to hold a celebration of his own. He would undoubtedly expect...

Vaccine Future

Drug manufacturers make sure in their TV advertising that they list possible life-threatening long-term side effects of their medicines...

Lessons Not Learned

“The more things change, the more they stay the same.” It is a venerable adage indicative of mankind’s failure to benefit from past...

Donald Lame Duck

Donald Trump is spoiling for trouble during his lame-duck tenure ending with President-Elect Joe Biden’s January 20 inauguration. Trump...

Responsible Funds

"...what constitutes a 'green' investment."

Trump's Unreal World

The Trump White House, like most Administrations before it, seeks to create a world that furthers the President’s quest for re-election...

Environmental Villains

Who are the world’s leading anti-environmentalists? · Sadly, our President is a leading candidate for this dubious title. He and his...

Environmental Benefits

Paradoxically, there are some potential major environmental benefits derived from the frightful viral pandemic. Cleaner air due to empty...

Existential Hoaxes

There are still Republican Members of Congress who maintain that the Coronavirus is a Chinese plot to provide ammunition for the...

Environmental Deja Vu

In an exercise of mistrust, the Trump Administration muzzles its own government scientists. The Trump Administration also routinely...

Globalization

Trump does not hesitate to forge ahead in going it alone as testified by his “America First” mantra and defiance of the Paris Climate...

Louisiana Backlash

The good people of Louisiana have placed their sustenance and income on servicing the oil industry at the price of health-threatening air...

White House Jealousy

President Trump has blamed former President Barack Obama for not preparing the nation to handle the crisis of a virus of this magnitude....

Virus and the Environment

The emergence of the COVID-19 demonstrates the need for integrating an environmental code of ethics into our daily lives. Never was it...