Doctor Dan? After several email conversations with Rep. Benishek, he has confirmed that he doesn’t have a clue of what he does. Here’s why...
In Favor Of Our Parks [Traverse]
City Proposal 1 is a creative way to improve our city parks without
using our tax dollars. By using a small portion of our oil and gas
royalties from the Brown Bridge Trust Fund, our parks can be improved
for our children and grandchildren.
From January 1970 Popular Mechanics: “Drastic
climate changes will occur within the next 50 years if the use of
fossil fuels keeps rising at current rates.” That warning comes from
Eugene K. Peterson of the Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Land
Newcomers Might Leave: Recently
we had guests from India who came over as students with the plan to
stay in America. He has a master’s degree in engineering and she is
doing her residency in Chicago and plans to specialize in oncology. They
talked very candidly about American politics and said that after
Someone Is You: On
Sept 21, I joined the 400,000 who took to the streets of New York in
the People’s Climate March, followed by a UN Climate Summit and many
speeches. On October 13, the Pentagon issued a report calling climate
change a significant threat to national security requiring immediate
action. How do we move from marches, speeches and reports to meaningful
work on this problem? In NYC I read a sign with a simple answer...
Necessary To Pay: Last fall, Grand Traverse voters authorized a new tax to fix roads. It is good, it is necessary.
The Real Reasons for Wolf Hunt: I
have really been surprised that no one has been commenting on the true
reason for the wolf hunt. All this effort has not been expended so 23
wolves can be killed each year. Instead this manufactured controversy
about the wolf hunt has been very carefully crafted to get Proposal 14-2