Monthly Archives: March 2009

Stem Cell Research Again: A Momentous Development

Monday, March 9, 2009, marked the day that science was freed from the medieval shackles of religious extremism in the United States. President Obama rescinded the federal ban on stem cell research imposed by President Bush. Nothing could demonstrate more … Continue reading »

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Our Dangerous Addiction to Immediacy

A sad fact of modern life is that our ability to plan for long-term energy independence is stymied by fluctuating oil prices. At $150 per barrel and $4.00 per gallon, gas-guzzling SUVs were being dropped faster than quarters at a … Continue reading »

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It is All Obama’s Fault: The Republican Twilight Zone

Bequeathing to the American people the worst economic crisis in generations upon leaving office, President Bush continued to blame his predecessor for his failures as he was walking out the door. He blithely ignored the inconvenient fact that he was … Continue reading »

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