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Technology And The Will To Change

Mike Caprio 8 Replies

I just posted this in Warren Ellis’s LJ: Realizing the intersection of social justice and technology is the defining challenge of our time. Every crisis affecting the global population today revolves around this fundamental exploration; technology alone can’t save lives, people also need the will to make change happen. Our generation can end poverty and […]

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This Is What Your Government Does For You

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The Union of Concerned Scientists have published this “periodic table” of political / government interference in scientific study. http://www.ucsusa.org/scientific_integrity/interference/a-to-z-guide-to-political.html This is what electing the Bush administration has done for us and the world…!! Can we please get rid of Republicans now? Or change their party name to “Corporate Lackey-ians?”

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Civil Rights – I Can Has??

Mike Caprio 3 Replies

Court Nazi says: “NO RIGHTS FOR YOU!!!” http://news.wired.com/dynamic/stories/S/SCOTUS_DOMESTIC_SPYING?SITE=WIRE&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2008-02-19-13-53-23 (well, actually, they didn’t say jack diddly shit, but that’s what you get when you have a broken government…)

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Depressions

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If the U.S. drops into a Depression (note capital D) do you think that we could just finally get everyone to agree that FDR WAS FUCKING RIGHT and that maybe the Republican party shouldn’t have done their very damndest over the last 30 years to deregulate and dismantle every fucking thing the man put in […]

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