Opinion

Capitalism in a fish bowl

Capitalism can sometimes be very confusing to figure out. It would be helpful if we had a very simple way to look at it.

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Company admits fracking caused quakes

In the race to obtain gas, many companies have taken to tampering with large underground deposits, using a process called hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, to retrieve it.

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Large asteroid to sail past Earth today

The space rock is about 1,300 feet across in size. And while it will pose no apocalyptic threat, it will notably be closer to the world than the moon.

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Environmental assault disguised as border security

How does waiving the Endangered Species Act in Glacier National Park help secure the border?

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Climate change tied to extreme weather

The end of October, a powerful snowstorm hit the East Coast, knocking out electricity for about two million homes and leaving at least three dead.

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Suspicions confirmed: It’s lack of demand, stupid!

Lack of demand, not government regulation, is the big problem with the economy.

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Arctic drilling? Cain should not be able!

The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge  provides a home to countless species of wildlife, some of which are endangered.

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GOP insincerity shows when it comes to the environment

Private sector jobs are important, but our democratic rights are more important.

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An appreciation for Wangari Maathai, the leopard of Kenya

Wangari Maathai, who won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2004 for her leadership in Kenya's Green Belt Movement, died Sept. 25, 2011.

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The GOP’s war on climate change

The GOP has deliberately and strategically turned a collective blind eye to the threat of climate change and it's real global danger.

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