The Price of Inequality: How Today’s Divided Society Endangers Our Future

America, “land of the free; home of the brave;” where a little effort and effort will propel you to success, witness the Horatio Alger stories of the late 19th century where a poor boy started out with nothing and ended up with everything. That this was more mythos than anything else as you still needed Read more about The Price of Inequality: How Today’s Divided Society Endangers Our Future[…]

The Crash Course: The Unsustainable Future Of Our Economy, Energy, And Environment

Written by leading futurist researcher Dr. Chris Martenson, the book “The Crash Course: The Unsustainable Future Of Our Economy, Energy, And Environment” paints a picture of a future that could hold some promise or be a place of grim reminders of a past where we squandered the resources of the planet. A problem-solver, Dr. Martenson Read more about The Crash Course: The Unsustainable Future Of Our Economy, Energy, And Environment[…]

Prague Winter: A Personal Story of Remembrance and War, 1937-1948

No one could have known in the winter of 1937 that the world would turn upside-down within months as the Sudetenland and other “German” enclaves were taken over and a young girl – who was Jewish and didn’t know it – watched. This is the story of a woman who would grow to become one Read more about Prague Winter: A Personal Story of Remembrance and War, 1937-1948[…]

The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined

Here is an interesting dichotomy while the speed of the Internet has made our globe just about one big planetary village, it has also made it seem more violent and malevolent, yet it is nothing like that at all. While not borrowing strictly from the Internet analogy, best-selling author Steven Pinker has debunked the notion Read more about The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined[…]