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Social Media Activism, or, Power To The People

Social Media Activism… I think this is the forgotten essence of the “free market”. Unfortunately, what usually passes for the “free market” is really the “corporate market”. Here we have the “people’s market”. We all contacted these companies and told … Continue reading

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Why poverty?

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~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ There is a flaw in our basic premises when the equation [not enough money = starvation] occurs as valid. For the less mathematically inclined… … if someone’s actual survival- life or … Continue reading

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Ancient Brewmasters Made Medicinal Beer: Scientific American

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Judge Halts Obama’s Expansion of Stem Cell Research – NYTimes.com

Do you need more reasons to vote Progressive? Get these stupid, time-warped regressives out of the way. VOTE and Vote Progressive!! Judge Halts Obama’s Expansion of Stem Cell Research – NYTimes.com. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook … Continue reading

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Robots created that develop emotions in interaction with humans

ScienceDaily (Aug. 9, 2010) — The first prototype robots capable of developing emotions as they interact with their human caregivers and expressing a whole range of emotions have been finalised by researchers. Robots created that develop emotions in interaction with … Continue reading

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Why vote Progressive in November? (#1)

Why vote Progressive in November? Reason #1 The world is changing. It just is. Science and technology are evolving- sometimes in radical ways- very rapidly.  The social implications, even the zeitgeist itself (can you say that?) are shifting so fast … Continue reading

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